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Tre Harris, CBA, CRP

Tre Harris, CBA, CRP

Tre Harris is a Compliance Principal in Warren Averett’s Consulting Division. He has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. Tre began his career with the internal audit department of a Birmingham savings and loan. Since that time, he has held various positions with large regional institutions in internal audit and regulatory compliance to include Chief Internal Auditor. He has an extensive background regarding the design, implementation and execution of internal audit and compliance processes, policies and procedures. Currently, Tre primarily focuses on consulting and advisory services, including compliance reviews, internal audits and compliance training for financial services clients. Tre and his wife reside in Birmingham; they have two daughters and two grandsons.


  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
    The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Master of Business Administration
    Samford University, Birmingham, AL

Professional Affiliations

  • The Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Minimum Audit Standards Committee, State of Alabama Banking Department, 2003

Community Involvement

  • Dawson Memorial Baptist Church

Ask Me About

  • The importance of a transparent and cohesive risk assessment
  • The Three Lines of Defense model
  • Ways to enhance your risk and control environment
  • Managing regulatory exams
  • Trips with family
  • Cycling and exercise
  • Serving as an aide-de-camp in the Army Reserve
  • How I lost (and recovered) my wallet in Montana