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Donald Hector Mackenzie

Donald Hector Mackenzie, Canadian educator. Member Seattle Transit Commission, 1952-1956, chairman 1954. Certified Public Accountants, State Washington, 1933.; Member Society Advancement Management (member of advisory editorial board, 1940-1948), American Arbitration Society, American Accounting Association, Washington Society Certified Public Accountants, Chamber of Commerce.

Background

  • Mackenzie, Donald Hector was born on August 12, 1901 in Rossland, B.C. Son of Murdoch and Catherine (McShannon) Mackenzie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration, U. Washington, 1925.

    Career

    • Came to the United States, 1920, naturalized, 1937. Clerk G.N. Railway, Rossland, 1918-1919. Mines accountant Cons.

      Mining & Smelting Company of Canada, Trail, B.C., 1926-1927. Accountant William Baker & Company, Rossland, 1927. Teaching fellow U. Washington, 1927-1929, instructor, 1929-1934, assistant professor, 1934-1939, associate professor, 1939-1944, professor accounting and statistics, since 1944, chairman department, since 1946.

      Advertising work, since 1929. Visiting lecturer graduate school business, Harvard, 1940. Director Hunter Brothers, Ltd.

      Examiner National War Labor Board, 1942.

    Works

    • Author: Mathematics of Finance, 1937. Fundamentals of Accounting, 1949. Contributor professional and trade journals.

    Membership

    Member Seattle Transit Commission, 1952-1956, chairman 1954. Certified Public Accountants, State Washington, 1933. Member Society Advancement Management (member of advisory editorial board, 1940-1948), American Arbitration Society, American Accounting Association, Washington Society Certified Public Accountants, Chamber of Commerce.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Catherine David, December 26, 1943. Children: Mary Ann, Catherine Emily, Donald David.
    • father: Murdoch Mackenzie
    • mother: Catherine (McShannon) Mackenzie
    • spouse: Mary Catherine David
    • children: Mary Ann Mackenzie
    • Catherine Emily Mackenzie
    • Donald David Mackenzie
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    Born August 12, 1901
    Died August 27, 1955
    (aged 54)
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