For more information about becoming an Investor, please contact:

Craig Richard
President & CEO

(813) 518-2620


Saltmarsh, Cleaveland and Gund is one of the largest full-service accounting and advisory firms in the Southeast, offering deep expertise and specialized consulting for many industries and high net worth individuals with investment management affiliate, Saltmarsh Financial Advisors, LLC.

Our team has been recognized as one of the Top 200 Firms in the U.S. by INSIDE Public Accounting, a Regional Leader by Accounting Today and named one of Forbes‘ Top Recommended U.S. Tax and Accounting Firms.

Lee Bell, CPA

Lee serves as the president of Saltmarsh, Cleaveland & Gund and is responsible for promoting the strategic plan of the firm. He also serves clients in certain highly regulated industries, including financial institutions and healthcare.

Lee graduated from Harding University and began his public accounting career in 1991 with an international firm, joining Saltmarsh in 2001. His experience includes consulting and compliance matters, private equity matters, mergers and acquisitions, business valuation and litigation support.

He is active in his community and serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Goodwill Industries – Suncoast Inc., a member of the Audit Committee for United Way of Tampa Bay and is an Advisory Council Member for the University of South Florida School of Accountancy.


Lee Bell, CPA