James A. Stroud, CPA

James A. Stroud, CPA

Jim Stroud has been with Warren Averett since 1988 and is a Member of the Firm’s Healthcare Consulting Group.

With over 40 years of accounting and consulting experience, Jim specializes in working with medical practices. His support to physicians and their practices includes strategic planning, profitability improvement, staff motivation and physician compensation formula enhancement. Jim has also assisted medical practices with physician conflict resolution, planning for physician retirement, new physician recruitment and merger negotiations. Jim serves as facilitator for management and staff retreats and is a frequent speaker to various groups around the country.


  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
    University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

Professional Affiliations

  • National Medical Group Management Association
  • Various local MGMA chapters
  • Alabama Medical Group Management Association

Ask Me About

  • Ways to improve the profitability of a medical practice
  • How best to modify a physician compensation plan
  • Why strategic planning is necessary and beneficial for every medical practice
  • My fly fishing trip to Idaho
  • Why I enjoy public speaking and the National Speakers Association
  • How my inability to speak Spanish led me to public accounting as a career

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