MONTGOMERY, AL – February 25, 2013 – The regional certified public accounting firm of Warren Averett, LLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven M. Barranco, CPA, to the Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy. Barranco’s appointment was made by Governor Robert Bentley and confirmed by the Alabama Senate. As a member of the Board, he will represent Certified Public Accountants and serve a four year term of service.
Barranco joined the Firm in 1989 and is a Member of Warren Averett in Montgomery. He has more than 23 years of public accounting experience and focuses his practice in the areas of hospitals, physician group practices and other healthcare-related companies. Barranco is a Member of Warren Averett’s Healthcare Consulting Group and also assists with Firm recruiting. Barranco is past President of the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA) (2006-2007) and has served as an American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Council Member.
The Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy (ASBPA) supervises the practice of public accountancy by Certified Public Accountants and Public Accountants in the State of Alabama. The Board conducts examinations in public accounting and issues certificates to successful applicants as Certified Public Accountants.
About Warren Averett
Warren Averett has grown substantially over the last few years to become one of the largest accounting firms in the Southeastern region, ranking among the top 30 firms in the United States. With more than 725 employees and 350 CPAs, Warren Averett offers clients depth and experience in a variety of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, construction, real estate, aerospace and defense, life sciences and technology, nonprofit and public sector, with services that span beyond audit and tax to include wealth management, staffing and recruiting, technology consulting, financial outsourcing and retirement plan administration and investments. Our 16 office locations include Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Cullman, Anniston, Auburn, Foley and Fairhope, Ala., Pensacola, Fort Walton Beach, Destin, Crestview, and Tampa, Fla., Atlanta, Georgia; and affiliate offices in Houston, Texas and the Cayman Islands. To learn more about our Firm visit www.warrenaverett.com.