Former Southern University band director pocketed $293,000 in public funds, state audit says

July 24, 2019 | The Advocate

Former Southern University band director Nathan Haymer used an unauthorized third party to collect public funds due to the school and then kept more than $293,000 in possible violation of state and federal laws, Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera said in a report issued Monday morning.

Haymer set up the collection system without approval of the school and used some of the money for personal purposes, according to a summary that accompanied the 45-page review.

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