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Vincent Hammond Jones

Vincent Hammond Jones, American educator. Kellogg fellowship, 1971; recipient award Department of the Army, 1983, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1974-1975, Outstanding Faculty award, 1984.

Background

  • Jones, Vincent Hammond was born on September 26, 1932 in Crowley, Louisiana, United States. Son of Patrick M. Jones and Doris (Hicks) Walker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Southern University, 1956. Master of Business Administration, University Chicago, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Louisiana State University, 1971.

    Career

    • Business professor accounting and business administration Southern University, Baton Rouge, since 1957. Consultant Honeywell Corporation, Minneapolis, 1969, 3M Company, Minneapolis, 1971, Hewlett-Packard Corporation, San Jose, California, 1980, Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1981-1982.

    Works

    • Author: Principles of Accounting, 1964.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Board directors Baton Rouge Young Men’s Christian Association. Auditor United Fund, Baton Rouge, 1971. Assistant director Boy Scouts American, Baton Rouge, 1975.

    Served to sergeant major United States Army, 1946-1952. Member American Accounting Association, National Association Accountants (board directors), Gamma Sigma Sigma (founding), Beta Alpha Psi, Pi Omega Pi, Delta Lambda, Alpha Phi Alpha, Pi Gamma Museum Lodges: Elks, Masons.

    Personality

    Interests

    Bowling, bridge, reading, swimming, working with youth.

    Connections

    • Married Alberta Garrison, August 5, 1956. Children: Monica, Juan, Michael.
    • father: Patrick M. Jones Walker
    • mother: Doris (Hicks) Walker
    • spouse: Alberta Garrison
    • children: Monica Jones
    • Juan Jones
    • Michael Jones
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    Born September 26, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1956
      Southern University
    • 1957
      University Chicago
    • 1971
      Louisiana State University
    • 1957
      Business professor, accounting and business administration Southern University
      Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States