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Ronald Charles Schmeiser

Ronald Charles Schmeiser, American finance executive. Certified Public Accountant, Pennsylvania. Named Man of Year in Finance Vectors Pittsburgh, 1982.

Background

  • Schmeiser, Ronald Charles was born on June 6, 1930 in Pittsburgh. Son of Philip and Esther (Fineman) Schmeiser.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, University Pittsburgh, 1952. ML, University Pittsburgh, 1953.

    Career

    • Professor Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, 1956-1967. Partner Touche Ross & Company, 1967-1980. Director finance City of Pittsburgh, 1980-1987.

      Vice president Butcher & Singer, Inc., Pittsburgh, 1987-1989. Senior vice president W.R. Lazard & Company, since 1989. President Kromer Associates, 1989.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Pennsylvania.

    Works

    • Author articles Statement of Funds, 1964, Accounting for Mergers & Acquisitions, 1966.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Chairman City of Pittsburgh Sinking Fund Commission, 1978-1980, Public Parking Authority of Pittsburgh, 1979-1990. Treasurer City of Pittsburgh Equipment Leasing Authority, 1981-1987. Vice chairman The Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority, 1984-1987.

    Served with United States Army, 1953-1955. Member Pennsylvania Institute Certified Public Accountant's (council, president 1976), University Pittsburgh School Business Alumni (president 1986-1988), University Alumni Council, Concordia Club, Rivers Club, Duquesne Club.

    Connections

    • Married Ethel Fine, November 23, 1952 (divorced 1991). Children: Jane Marian Power, Diane Ellen, Susan Rebecca.
    • father: Philip Schmeiser
    • mother: Esther (Fineman) Schmeiser
    • spouse: Ethel Fine
    • children: Jane Marian Power Schmeiser
    • Diane Ellen Schmeiser
    • Susan Rebecca Schmeiser
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    Born June 6, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1952
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1953
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1956 - 1967
      Professor, Duquesne University
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1967 - 1980
      partner, Touche Ross & Company
    • 1980 - 1987
      director, finance City of Pittsburgh
    • 1987 - 1989
      vice president, Butcher & Singer
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1989
      senior, vice president W.R. Lazard & Company

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