logo logo

William Allen Carter

William Allen Carter, American accounting firm executive. Certified Public Accountant, Indiana, California. Named to Hall of Fame, School Business, Ball State University, 1980, named Alumnus of Year, 1983; named Volunteer of Year, Fund Raising Council Indiana, 1984.

Background

  • Carter, William Allen was born on January 19, 1932 in Kokomo, Indiana, United States. Son of Virgil Glen and Edna Waneta (Edwards) Carter.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Ball State University, 1954.

    Career

    • With Ernst & Whinney, since 1953, partner in charge tax service Indianapolis, 1966-1978, managing partner Indianapolis office, 1978-1984, managing Partner Indiana practice Indianapolis, 1984-1986, vice-chairman, managing partner Western region Los Angeles, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Indiana, California.

    Politics

    Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Church members should meet regularly in order to be accountable to each other about how each person was living the Christian life.

    Membership

    Board directors Regional Institute Southern California, Los Angeles, Music Center Operating Committee. Chairman finance committee Los Angeles 2000 Committee. General campaign chairman Los Angeles Music Center, 1988-1989, board governors, member executive committee.

    Member Commission for Downtown, Inc., 1984-1986, treasurer, director, member executive committee Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (governing council 1970-1971, 73-76, member tax division 1973-1975), Indiana Society of Certified Public Accountants (president 1970-1971), California City of Chamber (board directors), Rotary, Regency Club, Lincoln Club, California Club., Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Gamma Psi.

    Connections

    • Married Carolyn Ann Miller, June 13, 1954. Children: David, Matthew, Timothy, Joseph.
    • father: Virgil Glen Carter
    • mother: Edna Waneta (Edwards) Carter
    • spouse: Carolyn Ann Miller
    • children: David Carter
    • Matthew Carter
    • Timothy Carter
    • Joseph Carter
    See on larger map
    Born January 19, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1954
      Ball State University
    • 1986
      With Ernst & Whinney