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Alex Yarbrough

Alex Yarbrough, CFE

2100 Space Park Drive
Suite 104
Houston, TX 77058
Main: 713.993.7889
Direct: 601.622.7958

Alex is a government services manager at HORNE LLP. He specializes in client management, provides guidance and training to grant sub recipients, and serves as a subject matter expert on federal procurement regulations and Section 3 compliance. Alex served on the Hurricane Katrina recovery team at HORNE, providing oversight services to the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency in connection with over $3 billion in FEMA Public Assistance (PA) and Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funding. He prepared and reviewed payment requests and served as first point of contact for large applicants. He developed, implemented, and maintained an overpayment tracking and monitoring system that has recovered over $60 million in overpayments. 

Alex joined HORNE in 2006 and has over 10 years of experience in federal disaster grant administration, with an emphasis on Community Development Block Grant- Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR), FEMA PA and FEMA HMGP. 

Alex earned a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science from Millsaps College and is a Certified Fraud Examiner.

Professional Affiliations
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners