Sid Hooper, CPA
Sid is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of tax, accounting, auditing and Chief Financial Officer experience. He began his career with Arthur Andersen working with audit teams focused on assisting small-, mid-sized and emerging businesses achieve their visions for growth, profitability and stability. This experience provided exposure to accounting practices and systems in various industries.
After 4 years in the CPA field, Sid made a career transition to a small business and rose from Assistant Controller to Chief Financial Officer. He was exposed to the challenges that small businesses face including cash flow management, banking relations, financing, strategic business planning, financial reporting and taxes. His responsibilities also included HR, payroll, manufacturing and project costing, insurance, legal and corporate tax compliance. He worked closely with the DCAA in the audit of government contracts and was administrator for the accounting systems software. Recognizing the need of individuals and small and emerging businesses for not only an accountant or consultant but a trusted business advisor, Sid has made the transition back to the CPA field. His focus is to assist clients in realizing their goals of success and achieving their dreams of financial security.
Sid is a graduate of Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah with a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in Commonwealth of Virginia and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Sid is a Chartered Global Management Accountant, a certification for management accountants demonstrating management accounting expertise and commitment to achieving sustainable business success.