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William Walker Jessup

William Walker Jessup, American accountant. Certified finance planner, Certified Public Accountant, Alabama.

Background

  • Jessup, William Walker was born on September 2, 1938 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of William L. and Mollie (Walker) Jessup.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Alabama, 1960.

    Career

    • Staff accountant Gafford & Webb Certified Public Accountant, Sylacauga, Alabama, 1962-1964, Morrison & Smith Certified Public Accountant, Tuscaloosa, 1964-1968, partner, 1968-1970, Jessup & Palmer Certified Public Accountant, Tuscaloosa, 1970-1979. President, co-managing director Jessup, Palmer & Company, 1979-1994. Managing partner Jessup & Associate Certified Public Accountants, since 1994.

      Treasurer, board directors Beal Parkway Lincoln-Mercury Inc., Fort Walton Beach, Florida, Destin-on-the-Gulf Condo Association, Destin, Florida. Board directors Greene Group, Inc., Tuscaloosa. Member Andalusia Ford-Mercury, LLC, Andalusia, Greenville (Alabama) Ford, LLC.

    Major achievements

    • Certified finance planner, Certified Public Accountant, Alabama.

    Politics

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

    Religion

    Righteousness is a demand of God. It can be received only through faith in God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Methodist member is very much a folk theologian who should speak 'plain truth to plain people'.

    Membership

    President, board directors Young Men’s Christian Association of Tuscaloosa County, 1986. Treasurer Tombigbee council Girl Scouts American, 1980. Member finance advisory committee City of Tuscaloosa, 1980.

    Board directors Tuscaloosa Rotary Memorial Foundation, since 1975. Served with United States Air Force, 1961-1962. Member Institute Certified Finance Planners, American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Alabama Society Certified Public Accountant's (president Tuscaloosa chapter 1970-1971), Tuscaloosa Estate Planning Council (president 1987-1988), North River Yacht Club, Rotary (president 1977-1978, Paul Harris fellow 1980).

    Personality

    Interests

    Sports.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Proctor, June 17, 1961. Children: Ann Elizabeth, John Walker.
    • father: William L. Jessup
    • mother: Mollie (Walker) Jessup
    • spouse: Patricia Proctor
    • children: Ann Elizabeth Jessup
    • John Walker Jessup
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    Nationality
    • 1960
      University Alabama
    • 1962 - 1964
      Staff accountant, Gafford & Webb Certified Public Accountant
      Sylacauga, Alabama, United States
    • 1964 - 1968
      Staff accountant, Gafford & Webb Certified Public Accountant
      Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
    • 1970 - 1979
      Staff accountant, Gafford & Webb Certified Public Accountant
      Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States
    • 1979 - 1994
      president, Jessup
    • 1979 - 1994
      co-managing director, Jessup
    • 1994
      managing partner, Jessup & Associate Certified Public Accountants