Cynthia Cooper

March 4, 2008

Whistleblower and Author, WorldCom

Biography

Cynthia Cooper is most well-known for her role in uncovering the corporate fraud at WorldCom — still the largest corporate fraud in history. She was named one of Time magazine's 2002 Persons of the Year after reporting the fraud and became the first woman inducted into the American Institute of CPA s' Hall of Fame in 2004. Cooper is also the author of the forthcoming Extraordinary Circumstances: The Journey of a Corporate Whistleblower.