Meet the 205: DeLynn Zell


For more than 25 years, Zell has specialized in comprehensive retirement planning, asset management, and income distribution. Zell serves as managing partner, providing guidance and leadership as Bridgeworth continues to grow to meet the evolving needs of clients. Zell is active in both community and professional organizations. She is a member of the doard of trustees of Birmingham Southern College, St. Vincent’s board of directors, Greater Alabama Council Boy Scouts of America, the Oasis Advisory Board, The Women’s Fund, and the Financial Planning Association of North Alabama. She is married to Lee Zell, a partner with the law firm of Balch & Bingham, and they have one son, David Michael.

Alma Mater Birmingham-Southern College.

Beverage of Choice Diet Dr. Pepper

Toughest Challenge Starting my practice at age 23

Favorite Charity Oasis Women’s Counseling Center

Smartphone App Trello, which helps keep me organized

Favorite Movie  My Cousin Vinny

Favorite Musician My Uncle, Buddy Buie. Founder/Writer/Producer of The Atlanta Rhythm  Section and The Classics Four

Dessert Anything chocolate