Staff Profile

Robert A. Cunningham
Robert A. Cunningham
CPA, CFE, Managing Member

•University of Mississippi (1978)
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

Professional Affiliations (Present and Past)
• American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
• Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants
• Central Chapter of the Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants
• Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

Work Experience
• GranthamPoole (1999 – Present), Managing Member
• Poole, Cunningham & Reitano PA (1989 — 1999)
• Local Accounting Firm (1983 – 1989)
• International Accounting Firm (1978 – 1983)

Practice Areas
• Audit
• Tax
• Litigation Support
• Fraud and Forensics
• Business Valuations

Industry Specializations
• Manufacturing and Distribution
• Retail
• Real Estate
• Construction
• Higher Education
• Non-profit Organizations
• Employee Benefit Plans

Civic/Community Involvement (Present and Past)
• AICPA Council Representative for Mississippi
• Better Business Bureau of Mississippi- Board Chairman (2023 – 2024)
• President of Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants (2009 – 2010)
• YBL of Jackson Board of Directors
• Twin Lakes Conference Center Board of Directors and Board Chairman
• University of Mississippi Accountancy Alumni Board of Directors
• First Presbyterian Church of Jackson – Elder and former Chairman of the Diaconate

Bob is married to the former Anne Manning and together they have three children and four grandchildren. Jim and Kate are medical doctors and Betsy is a pastry chef. In his spare time, Bob enjoys running, tennis, golf and collecting and operating vintage Lionel trains. Bob is a native of Florence, Alabama.

CPA License Number 2693


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