Cohen Anderson CPAs Joins Hood & Strong LLP

SAN FRANCISCO (January 18, 2023)Hood & Strong LLP, one of the Bay Area’s largest independent full-service public accounting and business advisory firms, today announced that Cohen Anderson CPAs, a San Rafael-based boutique public accounting firm focused exclusively on serving the nonprofit sector, has joined the firm.

“The addition of Cohen Anderson extends Hood & Strong’s service offerings and unites two women-led firms to continue to meet the accounting needs of this complex sector,” said Hood & Strong Managing Partner Susan Malone. “Both firms have long been dedicated to working with exempt organizations that make our communities stronger and better for all.”

Founded in 1991, Cohen Anderson provides financial reporting and tax services to Bay Area nonprofits, including human services agencies, educational institutions, and arts and environmental organizations.

“Hood & Strong shares our mission of integrity and commitment to the nonprofit sector,” said Cohen Anderson Founder Donna Cohen. “They enjoy an excellent reputation in providing full-service nonprofit audit, tax and advisory services – expertise that complements our work helping organizations improve their systems, reporting and financial integrity.”

The Cohen Anderson team will become part of Hood & Strong’s nationally recognized Not-for-Profit Service Group. Hood & Strong’s legacy of working with the Bay Area’s not-for-profit community dates back to the firm’s founding, representing more than a century of experience serving organizations of all sizes, scopes and missions.

With more than 120 employees and offices in San Francisco, San Jose, San Mateo and Petaluma, Hood & Strong meets the comprehensive financial needs of a diverse range of clients throughout the West, offering a complete complement of tax, accounting, audit and business consulting services. Hood & Strong is a member of the RSM US Alliance, the premier national association of U.S.-based, independently owned, mid- to large-sized public accounting firms. For more information, please visit