Aprille Bell
Managing Partner, Construction & Real Estate CPA
Winston-Salem, NC

Aprille serves as the Winston-Salem office managing partner and as the managing partner for DHG Construction & Real Estate. Having served construction and real estate companies her entire career, she has gained a broad and extensive knowledge of accounting principles, auditing standards and financial reporting in the industry. Aprille works closely with clients and owners on the strategic and operational issues facing their individual businesses.

As the DHG Construction & Real Estate managing partner, Aprille develops and leads DHG’s construction and real estate strategy, including overseeing services for more than 8,000 construction and real estate clients across the firm. Aprille ensures the construction and real estate practice focuses on the important industry issues that affect construction and real estate clients and helps identify solutions to meet client needs.

Aprille is the Office Managing Partner in the Firm's Winston-Salem office. She joined the firm in 1991 and is responsible for maintaining client relationships, supervising audit engagement teams and resolving audit, accounting and financial reporting matters. She focuses on the construction and education industries. She also has extensive experience in the manufacturing and distribution, retail and government industries.

Aprille has worked with numerous privately held companies and government agencies. Her advisory services have assisted clients with regulatory requirements, complex accounting issues, mergers and acquisitions, internal control structure design and modification, and cash flow analysis and budgeting.

Aprille often facilitates training sessions for the firm and her clients. She has served as a CPE presenter is a frequent speaker at industry association conferences and is a leader in several firm-wide initiatives.

  • Serves as the Winston-Salem office managing partner and leads the DHG CRE practice. 
  • Extensive knowledge of accounting principles, auditing standards and financial reporting in the industry and works closely with clients and owners on the strategic and operational issues facing their individual businesses.
  • Develops and leads DHG's construction and real estate strategy, including overseeing services for 8,000+ CRE clients across the firm. 
  • Often facilitates training sessions for the firm and her clients and has served as a CPE presenter at industry association conferences.

Professional Organizations
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants - Piedmont Chapter
  • Construction Financial Management Association
  • Carolinas Association of General Contractors (CAGC), Supplier Service Council member
Education
  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting
    University of North Carolina Charlotte
Industry Focus
  • Manufacturing & Distribution
  • Construction
  • Education
  • Real Estate
Service Areas
  • Assurance
  • Audit, Reviews & Compilations

Civic Organizations
  • Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County, Resource Development Committee Member
  • First United Methodist Church China Grove, Finance Committee
  • Adolescent and Family Enrichment Council, Past President
  • Bostian Elementary School PTA, Past President
Licenses
  • Certified Public Accountant - NC - 21310

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