Curtis W. Balls

CPA | Principal, Audit & Assurance



Total Experience




Specializing In:

  • Construction & Real Estate
  • Gaming, Hospitality & Leisure
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Services
  • Retail & Consumer
  • Non-Profits
  • Private Equity


Bachelor of Science in Accountancy with a certificate in Public Accounting, Northern Arizona University

Meet Curtis

Curtis specializes in providing audit and business consulting services to mid-sized companies, including private equity-owned companies in the manufacturing, distribution, real estate and consumer products industries.

He also has significant experience auditing nonprofit organizations; prior to joining REDW in 2021, he served as the nonprofit practice leader of another prominent public accounting firm in the Phoenix area.

Passionate about mentoring and coaching people to achieve results, Curtis frequently conducts technical and core audit level trainings and has championed campus recruiting at Northern Arizona University.

Professional Qualifications and Memberships

A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed to practice in Arizona, Curtis is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Arizona Society of CPAs (ASCPA). He also serves on the Accounting and Auditing Advisory Committee of the Arizona State Board of Accountancy.

Community Involvement

Curtis is a member of the Accounting Advisory Council for the W.A. Franke College of Business at Northern Arizona University and also serves on the Accounting and Advisory Board for the Colangelo College of Business at Grand Canyon University. He is also active in a variety of committees within his local nonprofit church.

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