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Don E. Roberts

Don E. Roberts, American accountant. Named Honorary Member Sarasota 4H Foundation, 1978.

Background

  • Roberts, Don E. was born on February 16, 1934 in Bluefield, West Virginia, United States. Son of Frank P. and Lila T. (Thornburg) Roberts.

  • Education

    • Student, The Citadel, 1952. Bachelor of Business Administration, Concord College, 1956. Postgraduate, University of South Florida, 1977.

    Career

    • Senior accountant Lee W. McLain, Certified Public Accountant, Sarasota, Florida, 1956-1962. Principal Don E. Roberts Company, 1962—2002. Leader 17 piece dance band "The Sophisticates".

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Treasurer Sarasota (Florida) 4H Foundation, 1966-1976, treasurer Sarasota Fair Association, 1967-1979. Member Florida Society Enrolled Agents (president Sarasota chapter 1986-1988, Florida president 1990-1991), Florida Accountants Association (president Sarasota chapter 1966-1969, member Florida executive board 1966-1969, state president 2001-2002), National Association Enrolled Agents, National Association Public Accountants, Florida Accountants Society (1st vice president 1999-1900, president-elect 2000-2001, state president 2001-2002), Kiwanis International (treasurer Sarasota 1957-1964, secretary 1966-1968, 25 year Legion of Honor award 1984, 30 year, 1989, 35 year, 1994, life member 1988).

    Personality

    Interests

    Jazz.

    Connections

    • Married Jacquelyn Joan Ballard, December 30, 1956 (divorced 1978). Children: Donna, Bruce, Susan. Married Pamala Sue Allen, November 25, 1978.

      Children: Daryl, Dwight.
    • father: Frank P. Roberts
    • mother: Lila T. (Thornburg) Roberts
    • spouses: Jacquelyn Joan Ballard
    • Pamala Sue Allen
    • children: Donna Roberts
    • Bruce Roberts
    • Susan Roberts
    • Daryl Roberts
    • Dwight Roberts
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    Nationality
    • 1952
      The Citadel
    • 1956
      Concord College
    • 1977
      University of South Florida
    • 1956 - 1962
      Senior, accountant Lee W. McLain
      Sarasota, Florida, United States
    • 1962 - 2002
      principal Don E. Roberts Company

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