Mike Cole, CPA

Mike Cole, CPA


Email: mcole@hcjcpa.com

Phone: 501-221-1000

Mike plays the drums.

Personal Service Philosophy: “Listen more than talk.”


Favorite Book: The Book of Virtues


Favorite Quote: “Trust, but verify.”

Mike is a resourceful and humble professional who brings years of financial leadership experience to the HCJ team. He was drawn to the accounting profession because it allows him to use business intelligence to help organizations. He specializes in strategic planning and personnel development. He credits his career success to his honesty and work ethic, as well as the outstanding mentors he has had along the way.


Raised in North Little Rock, Arkansas, Mike still lives in the Little Rock area with his wife, Mary Jane, a Methodist minister, and their rescue dog, a lab-mix named Ellie. The couple have two grown children, Taylor and David. In his free time, Mike enjoys playing golf, listening to classic rock, and sampling new brews.


Team Member Since: 2021


Core skills:

Strategic planning, financial analysis, risk management, treasury management, personnel development, multi-industry, private equity relationships, operations


Education: University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, University of Arkansas at Little Rock



  • Association of International Certified Professional Accountant (AICPA)
  • Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants (ARCPA)
  • Arkansas Alumni Association
  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR) Alumni Association