Darcy Copeland

Business Development

Being in business development and helping the firm grow gives me the opportunity to enjoy others' successes.

Darcy leverages her accounting expertise, network and passion for community service to help the firm grow, serve and attract clients.

Darcy joined Smith + Howard in 2022 and is a member of our business development team.

With over 30 years of experience in financial services, Darcy is skilled in providing financial advice in various industries, including nonprofits, manufacturing and healthcare. Darcy is also a certified public accountant and has experience in public accounting, banking, private and forensic accounting, private equity, consulting and business diagnostics.

In her community, Darcy is a member of multiple boards and committees where she gets to connect with others and help analyze situations for enhancement. She resides in Peachtree Corners and has three children whom she adores.

Darcy is a big sports fan. She loves all Atlanta teams, SEC football, baseball and coaching girls lacrosse.


  • Atlanta, Georgia


  • The University of Alabama – Bachelor of Science, Accounting
  • University of Oxford – Political Science and English semester
  • Oglethorpe University – Bachelor of Education
  • Oglethorpe University and Georgia State University – Bachelor of Science, Mathematics


  • Neighborhood Cooperative Ministries Advisory Board
  • Perimeter Church Women’s Stewardship Committee
  • Atlantic Athletic Club – Finance Committee
  • Southwest Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce Member


  • Peachtree Corners, GA

Interests + Hobbies

  • Being with Family
  • Painting + Crafts
  • Pickleball, Golf, and the Peloton

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