External Board Member
Mr. Cooper is President/CEO and Owner at Hi-Noon Petroleum and Noon's Food Stores in Missoula, Montana and has served as a Board Member for SG Long Financial since 2012.
Prior to joining Hi-Noon over 19 years ago, Dirk was a CPA and Senior Manager for KMPG in Portland, Oregon after graduating with a B.A. in business administration with an accounting emphasis from the University of Montana in 1990. He has extensive auditing and consulting experience with a vast array of businesses including large money managers and brokerage firms.
Dirk is involved with numerous boards: He is currently on the Board of Directors of SIGMA, an industry leading energy group. He is formerly the President of the Executive Distributor Council for Sinclair Oil, the President of the Montana Petroleum Marketers, and a member of the Accounting and Finance Advisory Board at UM College of Business.
Dirk has a lovely wife, Carol, as well as two beautiful daughters: Emilee, a fourth grade educator holding a degree in education from the University of Montana; and his youngest daughter, Camryn, who is in her third year pursuing her Doctorate of Pharmacy at UM. He is an avid golfer, singer, and active an community supporter.