Charleston, S.C. – Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, a Charleston-based accounting and business advisory firm, has named Derrick Apple staff accountant.

Apple, who previously served as an intern there, recently earned a master’s degree in accountancy from the College of Charleston. A member of Sigma Beta Delta, the business honor society, Apple earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Charleston Southern University, where he graduated cum laude.