Charleston, S.C. – William A. Russell, III, CPA and partner with Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC (JNR), a Charleston-based accounting and business advisory firm, has been elected to serve a three-year term as treasurer and corporate secretary on the South Carolina Captive Insurance Agency (SCCIA) board.
Russell, who began his career as director of treasury and risk management for Hagemeyer North America, Inc., holds over 15 years of experience in corporate financial management and captive insurance management. His experience includes the design and implementation of treasury systems, alternative financing structures, and cash flow modeling, in addition to working with over 30 clients in the captive insurance management industry with assets in excess of $500 million. Prior to the opening of Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, he served as assistance vice president with Marsh Management Services, Inc., (a division of Marsh & McLennan).
A certified public accountant, Russell earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Clemson University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and serves on the Charleston Regional Development Alliance Board of Directors.
The South Carolina Captive Insurance Agency (SCCIA) promotes the formation and growth of captive insurance programs within the state of South Carolina. Captive insurance programs are a valuable tool for corporate entities looking for a better way to manage risk. Whether starting or managing a captive insurance company, or providing professional services to those that do, SCCIA is a valuable resource to the industry. For more information, visit www.sccia.org.
Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, is a certified public accounting and business advisory firm based in Charleston, S.C., utilizing significant experience in corporate financial management and public accounting. From offices in downtown Charleston, Summerville, North Charleston and Moncks Corner, the firm serves clients in the Lowcountry and throughout South Carolina, including Columbia and the Midlands. Drawing on extensive, executive-level financial management experience with international Fortune 500 corporations, the firm counsels business and individual clients with a comprehensive and strategic approach, placing emphasis on long-range financial goals and business planning. They are a member of the BDO Alliance USA, among the industry’s largest associations of accounting, consulting, and professional service firms. For more information, visit www.jnrcpas.com.