Ryan Patterson is a staff accountant in the Idaho Falls office. He began with Cooper Norman in January of 2015. Prior to working for Cooper Norman, Ryan completed an internship with Liberty Tax in Idaho Falls during the 2014 tax season. He also drove a school bus for the Madison School District and worked for the BYU-Idaho campus grounds maintenance crew while attending school. Ryan received his MAcc from ISU in May of 2017. He is currently pursuing his CPA.


  • Brigham Young University-Idaho, Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting December 2014
  • Idaho State University, Master’s of Accountancy in May 2017

Ryan grew up in Rexburg, Idaho. He enjoys camping, hiking, sports, watching movies, and spending time with his wife and three kids.