Dennis and Kathy Cooper Coopers Automotive | Dennis and Kathy Cooper

Owner, Operator

Certifications: ASE Master Tech (Dennis), ASE L1 Advanced Tech (Dennis)

Serving Since: February 1984

Dennis was born and raised in Longmont, CO and graduated from Niwot High School in 1978. He then graduated from Northeastern Junior College in 1980 with an associate’s degree in Applied Science along with an associate’s degree in Business. Dennis was raised on a farm where he learned to repair and build things. His father was a great teacher and helped Dennis rebuild his first engine during elementary school. This was the beginning of an interest and soon-to-be love for auto mechanics. Dennis has seen and experienced the evolution of the automobile industry from the 1960s to our now computer system age.

Kathy was born in New York and moved to Colorado in 1968. Kathy graduated from Faith Baptist School in Longmont in 1978. Kathy first met Dennis at in church while they were in 6thgrade. They became good friends and dated through high school and then got married in 1980 after Dennis graduated from college.

Dennis and Kathy started Cooper’s Automotive in January 1984. While the business was just starting, Kathy worked at the City of Boulder as the Office Clerk for the Building Inspection Department. About two years later, Kathy left the City of Boulder to work at Cooper’s and to begin a family. Kathy still serves as the Business Secretary for Cooper’s.

Dennis and Kathy have two children. Their oldest, Stephanie Burch, and her husband, Josh, are living in Frederick, CO with their three kids. Their second child, Derek Cooper, and his wife, Shay, are living in Dacono, CO with their two kids.

In their spare time, Dennis coaches high school baseball at Thorncreek Christian School, they enjoy quality time with their five grandkids, and they enjoy camping and riding their ATVs.


Eric Coopers Automotive | Eric - Service Adviser

ASSISTANT Service Manager

Serving Since: February 2011

Eric was born in Saguache, CO and graduated from high school in 2001. Eric came to Cooper’s from a Toyota dealership in Denver and is now the Service Manager for Cooper’s. Eric is one of the smiling faces you will see when you enter the office at Cooper’s. His main role is to communicate to details of each repair to the customer. This communication is very key to our customer’s understanding of the needs of their vehicle. Eric has a lot of knowledge on automotive repairs which gives the customer confidence in the integrity and honesty of the communication. On his days off, Eric enjoys long drives through the mountains and working on project vehicles.


Jessica Coopers Automotive | Jessica - Assistant Service Manager

ASSISTANT Service Manager

Certifications: ASE Certified Technician

Serving Since: November 2016

Jessica was born in Nevada and now lives in Northglenn with her husband and two dogs. Jessica graduated Summa Cum Laude with her bachelor’s degree in Automotive Applied Science from Denver Automotive and Diesel College. At first, Jessica was an ASE Certified Technician at Subaru. Yes, she actually serviced vehicles. After being a technician for five years, Jessica made the switch to Service Consultant. She has 10+ years of experience within this consultant role and thoroughly enjoys helping her customers understand the importance of maintenance and repairs for their vehicles. Cooper’s was very excited to add Jessica to our team in November of 2016 as we know her experience is going to be a benefit to our customers. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys travelling with her husband and friends and also tries to spend as much time outdoors as she can.


Jacob Coopers Automotive | Jacob - Working on ASE certifications

Technician

Certifications: Working on ASE Certifications

Serving Since: January 2010

Jake was born in Westminster and graduated from Hidden Lake High School in 2007. He attended Front Range Community College for a degree in Automotive Repair. Soon after, Jake began working at Cooper’s as a basic technician. Now, he is a great technician, the head of our exhaust department, and specializes in the suspension and alignment areas. On his days off, Jake enjoys playing video games and attending car shows.


Dan Coopers Automotive | Dan - ASE Certified Technician/Shop Foreman

Shop Manager, Lead Technician

Certifications: ASE Certified Technician

Serving Since: February 2012

Dan was born in Englewood, CO and graduated from Weld Central High School in 1998. He received his Applied Science bachelor’s degree from the Denver Automotive and Diesel College. Dan began working at Cooper’s in early 2012 and has earned the title of lead technician and shop manager. Dan is also the head of our Diesel department. Dan and his wife had twins, a boy and a girl, in 2014 and they are keeping dad and mom very busy. In his spare time, Dan enjoys fishing and riding on ATVs.