Professional Profile

Ann Michele Couch, CPA

(certificate #4876-E)

Ann is the founder and president of Ann Michele Couch, CPA, PC.  She was graduated magna cum laude from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy.  She worked on the audit staff of a “Big Eight” accounting firm.  In 1981, she established her own practice and is the sole shareholder. 

Ann is a member of the Arizona Society of CPAs.  She is a member of Entrepreneurial CPAs Network and served as president and program chairperson for three years.  She  co-founded Institute for Healthcare Business Education, LLC, an organization devoted to educating healthcare professionals in business practices and procedures.  She has presented seminars on business education and has several articles published on topics of interest to business owners.  She has served on the School Board as well as the Parent-Teacher Organization at her children’s school  and is active in church ministry.  She currently serves as Treasurer of the Board of Directors of Vintage Properties.

Born and raised in Globe, Arizona, Ann blends the small-town values, service and ethics with the expertise and technological savvy required of a professional in the 21st century.

Ann derives her greatest pleasure from spending time with her three sons, daughters-in-law, grandchildren and extended family.  Her other passions include maintaining friendships, music, hiking, travel, and reading.