Anthony (AV) V. LaRocca, CPA
Member/Audit Chairman

A.V. has 37 years of experience in public accounting and is currently the Audit Chairman of DLHC. He was the past president of LaRocca & Co., P.C. and was employed by one of the international accounting firms for eleven years. His specialties include all attestation services, business consulting and transition planning for owners of closely held businesses, and assisting the Board and Management of all forms of organizations.

A.V. has a broad base of experience and his clients have included banks, universities (The University of Alabama – Tuscaloosa, Birmingham and Huntsville and Auburn University), numerous nonprofit organizations, one of the nation’s largest motion picture exhibitors, nursing homes and manufacturers.

  • Bachelor of Science University of Alabama, 1973
  • Master of Arts, 1973
Professional and Community Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Alabama Society for Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA)
  • Member of the Technical Standards Subcommittee of the AICPA Professional Ethics Division
  • Past Member AICPA Auditing Standards Board -1991-1993 (Board responsible for establishing the audit standards for the profession)
  • Past Member, Auditing Standards Board Planning Committee
  • Past Member, Auditing Standards Board Compliance Attestation Guidance Task Force
  • Past President and Board member of the Resource Center for Nonprofit Organizations
  • "Yellow Book" Qualified under GAO as required under governmental nonprofit continuing education requirements
  • Board Member, Alacom Finance
  • Past Vice-President, Health Care Financial Management Association
  • Past President, Magic City Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants
  • Past Faculty Member, Alabama Banking School
  • Past Member, Board of the Entrepreneurial Institute of Alabama (4 years)
Industry Experience
  • Banking
  • Skilled Nursing Facilities
  • Contractors and Construction
  • Professional Service Providers
  • Entertainment (including theatre exhibitors)
  • Governmental Entities (including HUD)
  • Hospitals
  • Manufacturing (including business plans and LIFO expertise)
  • Universities (including A133 and Student Aid expertise)
  • Nonprofit Organizations (including OMB Circular A133 expertise)
  • Wholesale Distribution (various)
  • Retirement Plans (including 401(k) audits)
  • Peer Reviews of other CPA Firms
  • Family Owned Businesses (including cash flow modeling, estate planning, income tax planning and preparation)
  • HUD audits

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