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Donald Robert Ziegler

Donald Robert Ziegler, American accountant. Certified Public Accountant, Pennsylvania. Recipient Outstanding Soldier award United States Army, 1955, Distinguished Service Alumni medal Franklin and Marshall College, 1991.

Background

  • Ziegler, Donald Robert was born on November 15, 1932 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Jacob and Esther Mae (McKelly) Ziegler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economic Accounting, Franklin and Marshall College, 1954.

    Career

    • Manager, senior staff member Price Waterhouse, Philadelphia, 1954-1967, partner, 1967-1992, senior practice partner, 1978-1992, managing partner Mid-Atlantic area, 1985-1988, vice chairman Southeast region, 1988-1992, member policy board New York City, 1980-1988, member management committee, 1986-1992. With United States Army, 1955-1957.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Pennsylvania.

    Membership

    Trustee Franklin and Marshall College, 1983—2010, emeritus trustee, since 2010, member alumni executive council, 1979—1983, member executive committee, 1995—2010, chairman audit committee, 1989—2003, vice-chairman board trustees, 2002—2010, member Philadelphia alumni council. Trustee Pennsylvania Ballet, 1988—1992, 1994—1995, member development and finance committees, vice chairman board trustees, 1989—1992, chairman executive committee, 1989—1991. Chairman audit committee, budget and finance committee, ethics committee, board of adjustment Town of Dewey Beach.

    Board directors Beebe Medical Center, 2000—2006, Beebe Medical Foundation, 2001—2006, Southern Delaware Surgery Center, 2003—2006. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (auditing standards committee 1973-1976, chairman subcommittee fraud 1976-1980), Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Philadelphia chapter executive council), Rehoboth Beach Country Club (board governors 2000-2008, treasurer 2003-2008), Philadelphia Aviation Club (board governors and treasurer 1969-1990), Franklin and Marshall Society Distinguished Alumni.

    Connections

    • Married Suzanne Foster. Children: D. Rand, Scott F., Kurt J.
    • father: John Jacob Ziegler
    • mother: Esther Mae (McKelly) Ziegler
    • spouse: Suzanne Foster
    • children: D. Rand Ziegler
    • Scott F. Ziegler
    • Kurt J. Ziegler
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    Nationality
    • 1954
      Franklin and Marshall College
    • 1954 - 1967
      Manager, staff member Price Waterhouse
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1954 - 1967
      senior, staff member Price Waterhouse
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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