Meet MaryEllen Prance
MaryEllen Prance, CPA

MaryEllen Prance, CPA



NC CPA Certificate #: 30662

Background and Primary Focus

MaryEllen is Partner-In-Charge of the Greensboro office and has been with the firm since 2002. MaryEllen provides audit, review, and compilations with a concentration on construction contractors, nonprofit organizations, and private companies.

MaryEllen also provides general consulting and advisory services. Such services include recommendations to improve efficiencies and business practices, and assistance with evaluating and implementing internal controls processes and procedures.

MaryEllen is also the Chair of the firm’s Accounting and Auditing committee which is established to develop and maintain the policies and procedures of the firm’s accounting and auditing practice.  Her dual focus on a close relationship with the staff and constant focus on client needs is the foundation of ensuring timely delivery for client engagements. 

MaryEllen is a graduate of North Carolina State University’s Master of Accounting program and received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accountancy from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

In her free time, MaryEllen enjoys traveling, reading, cheering on her kids at their sporting events, and hiking.

Professional and Civic Accomplishments:

  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA)
  • Member of the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)
  • Member of Carolina’s Associated General Contractors (CAGC)
  • Member of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC)
  • Member of the NCACPA A&A Committee
  • Board Member and Membership Committee Chair of the Piedmont Chapter of the CFMA