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Richard Francis Wacht

Richard Francis Wacht, American finance educator. board directors Northeast Georgia Regional Educational Service Agency, Winterville, 1986-1987. Served with United States Army, 1956-1959. Member Southern Finance Association (sec/treasurer 1973-1977, vice president 1977-1978, president 1978-1979), Finance Management Association (coordinating editor 1975-1980), Society Nonprofit Organizations.

Background

  • Wacht, Richard Francis was born on April 17, 1935 in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Walter Francis and Dorothy Lucile (Pope) Wacht.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Old Dominion University, 1962. Master of Business Administration, University North Carolina, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1966.

    Career

    • Assistant professor University Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, 1966-1968. Controller North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, 1968-1970. Visiting associate professor University North Carolina, 1970-1971.

      Professor finance Georgia State University, Atlanta, since 1971. Executive vice president W.M. Music Company, since 1985. Consultant Trust Company Bank, Atlanta, since 1974, Brother's Printing Company, Atlanta, since 1986.

      Chief administrative officer Southern Engineering Company, Atlanta, 1985-1986. Staff vice president corporation finance analysis and planning Equifax, Inc., Atlanta, since 1987.

    Works

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Board directors Northeast Georgia Regional Educational Service Agency, Winterville, 1986-1987. Served with United States Army, 1956-1959. Member Southern Finance Association (sec/treasurer 1973-1977, vice president 1977-1978, president 1978-1979), Finance Management Association (coordinating editor 1975-1980), Society Nonprofit Organizations.

    Personality

    Interests

    Stained glass.

    Connections

    • Married Jeanette Reid, May 10, 1958 (divorced). Children: Jenny, Michael, Linda, John.
    • father: Walter Francis Wacht
    • mother: Dorothy Lucile (Pope) Wacht
    • spouse: Jeanette Reid
    • children: Jenny Wacht
    • Michael Wacht
    • Linda Wacht
    • John Wacht
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    Nationality
    • 1962
      Old Dominion University
    • 1963
      University North Carolina
    • 1966
      University North Carolina
    • 1966 - 1968
      Assistant, professor University Notre Dame
      South Bend, Indiana, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      controller, North Carolina Memorial Hospital
      Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
    • 1970 - 1971
      visiting associate, professor University North Carolina
    • 1971
      professor, finance Georgia State University
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1985
      executive, vice president W.M. Music Company