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Alvin Leroy Tucker

Alvin Leroy Tucker was American government official. Certified Public Accountant, Maryland; certified internal auditor; certified government finance manager; certified defense finance manager with acquisition specialty. Recipient Defense medal for distinguished civilian service with Bronze Palm, 1997, meritorious senior executive medal, 1985, 92.

Background

  • Tucker, Alvin Leroy was born on September 7, 1938 in Brooklyn. Son of Alvin Leroy Junior and Alveria (Klune) Tucker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, 1965.

    Career

    • Auditor Department Army, Washington, 1965-1967. Deputy inspector general Housing and Urban Development, 1986-1989. Auditor Department Defense, 1967-1972, budget analyst, 1972-1979, director training and education, 1979-1983, deputy assistant inspector general, 1983-1986, deputy comptroller, 1989—1990, deputy Chief Financial Officer, 1991-1997, chairman, Pentagon concessions committee, 1989—1997.

      Senior manager Grant Thornton LLP, Alexandra, Virginia, 1997—2006, director, 2006—2009. Executive director American Society Military Comptrollers, since 2009. Member steering committee Joint Finance Management Improvement Program, 1990-1993.

      Member Chief Financial Officer's Council, 1989-1997, chairman finance system committee, 1989-1997. Member Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board, 1991-1997. Chairman Certified Defense Finance Manager Commission, 2004-2009.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Maryland. Certified internal auditor. Certified government finance manager.

      Certified defense finance manager with acquisition specialty.

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1958-1961. Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants, Institute Internal Auditors, Association Government Accountants (national executive committee 1993-1994), American Society Military Comptrollers, Kiwanis (club president 1981-1982, 1986-1987).

    Personality

    Interests

    Genealogy.

    Connections

    • Married Jacqueline Twiggs, August 27, 1966. Children: Hazel, Pluma, Jacqueline, Alvin.
    • father: Alvin Leroy Tucker Junior
    • mother: Alveria (Klune) Tucker
    • spouse: Jacqueline Twiggs
    • children: Hazel Tucker
    • Pluma Tucker
    • Jacqueline Tucker
    • Alvin Tucker
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    Born September 7, 1938
    • 1965
      University Maryland
    • 1965 - 1967
      Auditor, Department Army
      Washington, United States
    • 1986 - 1989
      deputy inspector general Department of Housing and Urban Development
    • 1991 - 1997
      auditor, Department Defense
    • 1997 - 2006
      senior, manager Grant Thornton Limited Liability Partnership
      Alexandra, Singapore
    • 2009
      executive, director American Society Military Comptrollers
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