Drew Cooper is Vice President of Operations for True North. Drew joined True North in 2014 and oversees all day to day functions of True North’s Bookkeeping and Operations Services teams. He is responsible for service, quality, compliance, and continuous improvement across all True North service lines.
Mr. Cooper brings more than 20 years of leadership and business experience to True North. Drew is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Oceanography and went on to earn a Masters degree in Engineering Management from George Washington University. Upon receiving his Naval Officer Commission, he served his country for 7 years as a Surface Warfare Officer in Jacksonville, FL aboard a destroyer, the USS John Hancock, and a guided-missile frigate, the USS McInerney. He then returned for his final tour back to the U.S. Naval Academy as an instructor in the Seamanship and Navigation Department.
After leaving the Navy, Mr. Cooper founded, owned, and operated, for 10 years, a residential remodeling business specializing in custom remodeling projects, strategic planning for home renovations and maintenance, and homeowner DIY coaching. Mr. Cooper is actively involved in the local community and is Chairman of the East Liverpool Community Partnership for Revitalization (ELCPR). He resides in East Liverpool, OH along with his wife Tamar and his four children.