Our People

Derrel CurryCPA, CGMA

  • Member
  • Riverchase Birmingham

“Ask and understand what clients want and need.”

Derrel joined the BMSS team in 2000 and currently serves as assurance and campus recruiting leader. He specifically works with clients in the manufacturing and distribution, publishing, outdoor products, EBP, healthcare, NFP and governmental industries.

Derrel has provided assurance services for more than 35 years. His diversity of interest, insatiable desire for knowledge, and technological skills are the things he attributes for his success.

He grew up in Tuscaloosa before moving to Birmingham. He continues to reside in Birmingham with his wife, Becky. They have two sons. In his spare time, Derrel enjoys traveling, golf, hunting and watching his son play baseball in the L.A. Dodgers organization.

Education

  • University of Alabama, Bachelor of Science, Commerce and Business Administration, 1983, cum laude

Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    • Not For Profit Section Member
  • Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA)
    • Peer Review Committee
    • Professional Standards Committee
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
  • University of Alabama School of Accountancy Professional Advisory Board
  • Samford University Department of Accounting Advisory Board
  • Alabama HFMA
    • Past President
  • Alabama Golf Association (AGA)
    • Past President
    • Board of Directors 1992,-Present
    • Finance Committee Chair, 1993-Present
    • Executive Committee, 1994-Present
  • United States Golf Association (USGA)
    • Junior Championship Committee 1993-Present
    • USGA Rules Committee 1995-Present

Awards

  • AGA Joe H King Award (AGA Highest Honor) 2014

Designations

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • EBPA Audit Quality Center Designated Partner