Pierre Cobb, MHRM
General Manager & LA Licensed Funeral Director
Pierre Cobb brings a wealth of knowledge from around the world. Growing up in his hometown of Brooklyn, New York, Pierre knew he always wanted to give back to the community, which has given so much to him. He is currently a proud member of the United States Army Reserve and has courageously served for over 17 years. He has been mobilized and deployed to many areas, including Iraq and Afghanistan.
Pierre graduated and received his degree from the American McAllister Institute of Funeral Services in New York. He also earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Healthcare Administration, and was a distinguished graduate of Webster University, where he earned a Masters Degree in Human Resources Management. In 2019, Pierre completed the College of Cremation Services at International Cemetery Cremation Funeral Association (ICCFA) at the Fogelman College of Business and Economics at the University of Memphis, becoming a Certified Crematory Operator and Cremation Arranger. Just recently, he completed the COVID-19 Contact Tracing Course from John Hopkins University.
Mr. Cobb began his mortuary career at the renowned Frank R. Bell Funeral Home in Brooklyn, NY, where he quickly learned the ropes, and rose to become a Funeral Director. Following Frank R. Bell funeral home, Mr. Cobb relocated to San Antonio, Texas and as a Licensed Funeral Director served families and volunteered countless hours. Pierre was later employed by The Department of the Army Casualty Assistant Center as the Mortuary Affairs Coordinator at Fort Knox, Kentucky. He was responsible for part of the Great Lakes Region (Illinois, Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, West Virginia), where he processed the remains of Active Duty Soldiers, Veterans, Dependents, Department of the Army Civilians (DACs), National Guard and Army Reservists.
Mr. Cobb most significant awards and recognitions include: Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, Iraq Campaign Medal with two Campaign Stars, Army Commendation Medals, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Army Superior Unit Award, National Defense Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal.
Pierre’s Personal Motto that he lives by every day is “Always rise to the Top because the Bottom is just too crowded”.