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Warren Averett’s April Harry named a Top CFO in Birmingham

Written on November 30, 2021

Warren Averett CPAs and Advisors is proud to announce that April Harry, a Member in the Firm’s Birmingham accounting office, as well as the Firm’s Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer, was named as a finalist of the Birmingham Business Journal’s 2021 CFO Awards.

The BBJ 2021 CFO awards recognized the talented leaders who help guide companies through periods of growth and navigate complex regulations. Honorees were chosen based on contributions to their company, the company’s track record, the CFO’s role in their industry and the community and more.

April Harry joined Warren Averett’s Birmingham CPA Firm in February 2007 after several years of finance and accounting experience in healthcare, real estate and manufacturing. She currently serves as the Chair of the Operations Board, where she is involved in the strategic growth of the Firm.

Since her appointment as CFO in 2008, she has overseen the financial, operational and legal areas of the Firm. In 2017, April was appointed as the Firm’s Chief Operations Officer. Previously, she has been named as one of the BBJ’s Top 40 Under 40, and she is also a member of the Birmingham Business Alliance’s Entrepreneurial Roundtable.

April serves as the treasurer of the Oak Mountain Youth Baseball and Softball Association, the treasurer of the Birmingham Track Club and the Vice Chair of Finance and Administration for the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce. She lives in Birmingham with her husband and three children.

“I am honored to have been recognized as a top CFO,” says Harry. “This past year has had its share of challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but it has been a pleasure to help everyone navigate through different situations. The Firm has accomplished a lot in recent months, and I am so proud to have helped guide the Firm into a period of unprecedented success while helping both our team members and our clients thrive.”

Subscribers to the Birmingham Business Journal can view the 2021 CFO Award winners here.

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