About Us

Find out about our services to help you with building up your professional practice, technology partner relationships, and access to new markets and services. 

Cooper Mann Consulting is helping to bridge the relationships between independent software vendors and commercial hosting providers, allowing both entities to benefit from the expansion of service and markets.

Joanie Mann, principal consultant

Joanie Mann has over 30 years experience in network integration and consulting, advanced network design, application virtualization and delivery, and voice and data systems integration. The past 16 years has been a focus on the development of internet-based software hosting and services for the small business market.

As the principal consultant for Cooper Mann Consulting Group, Joanie offers support and guidance for accounting professionals and businesses seeking to implement cloud solutions and hosted services in their IT environments, and works with commercial and self-host service providers with a desire to develop or expand application hosting service offerings.

Joanie Mann is a recognized authority in the areas of ISV cloud enablement and ASP service delivery, and provides consulting support for developers bring their applications online, and to cloud service companies desiring to develop or expand partner ISV relationships.  Her extensive work with accounting professionals worldwide has positioned her as an expert consultant and adviser to practitioners looking to leverage cloud accounting solutions, web-based applications and Internet technologies in their firms and with their clients.


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Joanie is a speaker and presenter for a variety of accounting and information technology groups, is a consultant resource for Intuit QuickBooks self-host and commercial hosting prospects, a contributing author for Intuit Accountant and ProAdvisor blogsThe Progressive Accountant and AccountingWeb and BizSugar and EPMChannel and acts as the technology expert for numerous bookkeeping and accounting consultant organizations.



David A. Cooper CPA, advisor

David A Cooper, CPA is an accredited accounting professional with a specialization in all areas of estate and income tax planning and compliance.  His professional practice in Palm Springs, California serves a wide variety of businesses, including high net worth individuals and corporate entities.


Laura Fenimore Cooper, Esquire, consultant/advisor

Laura D. Cooper, Esq., Attorney at Law, graduated from the University of Washington Law School in 1986. She has been a practicing attorney for the past seventeen years, including two as counsel to the Chairman of the Interstate Commerce Commission in Washington, D.C. She was named a Finalist for White House Fellowship in 1990, was invited to provide testimony before the United States House of Representatives, Subcommittee on Civil and Constitutional Right, during its consideration of the Americans With Disabilities Act. She was the recipient of the 1994 National Multiple Sclerosis Society National Distinguished Service Award. She served a term as member, then Chairperson of the National Advisory Board for Medical Rehabilitation Research within the National Institutes of Health. She is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Endependence Center of Northern Virginia, and was co-founder of the Greater Independence & Mobility Project, LC, a personal assistance cooperative located in Arlington, Virginia. Ms. Cooper has also served as the Life Planning and Independent Living Consultant as well as Legal Counsel to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.  She is a nationally-recognized expert in disability law as well as an expert consultant on life planning for people with chronic diseases and disabilities.   View profile on LinkedIn

Sean Mann, key grip

Sean Mann has over 20 years of experience in construction, facilities management and personal security. His primary role as Key Grip is to provide physical security and logistical support to the group.

Cooper Mann Consulting Group is a member of  Legend Associates.