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William James Walker

William James Walker, American corporate executive, controller. Certified Public Accountant, Florida. Recipient Key Man award Florida Junior Chamber of C., 1962-1963. Chairman Fiesta del Sol, Lake Worth, Florida, 1960. Member Rotary.

Background

  • Walker, William James was born on January 11, 1935 in Farmersville, Texas, United States. Son of William James and Beatrice (Kelly) Walker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business, Stetson University, 1957. Master of Business Administration, Syracuse University, 1971.

    Career

    • Partner Cochrane & Company, Certified Public Accountants, Palm Beach, Florida, 1957-1965. Served with research United States Army, 1957-1964, 75-85, on active duty, 1965-1975, commissioned Second lieutenant, 1965, advanced through grades to lieutenant colonel, controller career program, 1968, retired, 1985. Division administrator Arabian American Oil Corporation, Houston and Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1975-1984.

      Controller General Dynamics, Abilene, Texas, 1984-1987. Vice president, general manager Hughes Aircraft Mississippi, Inc., Forest, since 1987. Secretary, treasurer Art International, Inc., Jackson, Mississippi and Houston, 1979-1984.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Florida.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Chairman Fiesta del Sol, Lake Worth, Florida, 1960. Member Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, bridge, art collection.

    Connections

    • Married Janet Ivy Burton, October 6, 1972. 1 child, H. Michael.
    • father: William James Walker
    • mother: Beatrice (Kelly) Walker
    • spouse: Janet Ivy Burton
    • child: H. Michael Walker
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    Born January 11, 1935
    Nationality
    • 1957
      Stetson University
    • 1971
      Syracuse University
    • 1957 - 1965
      Partner, Cochrane & Company
      Palm Beach, Florida, United States
    • 1957 - 1964
      served with research United States Army
    • 1965 - 1975
      served with research United States Army
    • 1965
      served with research United States Army
    • 1968
      served with research United States Army
    • 1975 - 1984
      division administrator, Arabian American Oil Company
      Saudi Arabia
    • 1984 - 1987
      controller, General Dynamics
      Abilene, Texas, United States
    • 1987
      vice president, Hughes Aircraft Mississippi
      Forest, Mississippi, United States
    • 1987
      general manager, Hughes Aircraft Mississippi
      Forest, Mississippi, United States
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