LaDawn Yesho

  • LaDawn YeshoExecutive Vice President & Chief Audit Executive

    S&T Bank

    LaDawn Yesho is an executive vice president and chief audit executive of S&T Bancorp, Inc, and S&T Bank. 

    In her current role at S&T she oversees all aspects of the company’s auditing functions. Yesho was formerly an audit senior manager at Ernst & Young, LLP where she had a career-long focus in the financial services industry and contributed to various initiatives, such as serving as the professional women’s network champion, assurance quality reviewer, and author/instructor for various firm-sponsored national training courses.

    Prior to joining S&T in May 2009, she was a vice president – financial manager for the PNC Financial Services Group, primarily responsible for managing the overall performance of the annual SOX financial control evaluation.     

    Yesho is actively involved in several professional and industry forums to discuss emerging risks and promote the audit profession. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Institute of Internal Auditors. She is the secretary/treasurer for the PICPA Southwestern Chapter, serves on the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) board of governors, is a board member of the University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Accounting Alumni Association, a member of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Eberly College Business and IT Advisory Council, and served as a member of the leadership committee for the Pittsburgh chapter of the IIA to host a regional conference.  

    She is a May 1997 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting and finance. Yesho is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a certification in risk management assurance designation.