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James Allen Hooker

James Allen Hooker, American controller. Certified Public Accountant, Missouri, North Carolina, Maryland. Served as sergeant United States National Guard, 1954-1960. Member Finance Executive Institute (president Baltimore chapter), American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, National Association Accountants, American Management Association, Missouri Society Certified Public Accountant's. Lodges: Rotary.

Background

  • Hooker, James Allen was born on June 22, 1936 in Winston, Missouri, United States. Son of Allen Harper and Dorothy May Alice (Petree) Hooker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Center Missouri State University, 1958. Master of Business Administration, Wake Forest University, 1974.

    Career

    • Senior auditor Arthur Andersen & Company, Kansas City, Missouri, 1958-1962. Controller Center Technology Institute, 1962-1964. General manager, controller Lambert Manufacturing Company, Chillicothe, Missouri, 1964-1970.

      Controller Pioneer Synthetics Corporation, Kansas City, 1970-1971. Group controller Hanes-Sara Lee, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1971-1982. Vice president, controller McCormick & Company, Inc., Baltimore, since 1982.

      Also board directors management services division.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Missouri, North Carolina, Maryland.

    Politics

    When the Church as a body engages with political issues, it should follow the principles of Christian faith.

    Religion

    God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Every person needs the Church for spiritual and emotional care that enables to reconcile relations with God, with others, and with self.

    Membership

    Served as sergeant United States National Guard, 1954-1960. Member Finance Executive Institute (president Baltimore chapter), American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, National Association Accountants, American Management Association, Missouri Society Certified Public Accountant's. Lodges: Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, outdoor activities.

    Connections

    • Married Alma Lee Marie Fore, March 9, 1958. Children: Julie Anne, Jeffrey Allen.
    • father: Allen Harper Hooker
    • mother: Dorothy May Alice (Petree) Hooker
    • spouse: Alma Lee Marie Fore
    • children: Julie Anne Hooker
    • Jeffrey Allen Hooker
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    Nationality
    • 1958
      Center Missouri State University
    • 1974
      Wake Forest University
    • 1958 - 1962
      Senior, auditor Arthur Andersen & Company
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1962 - 1964
      controller, Center Technology Institute
    • 1964 - 1970
      general manager, Lambert Manufacturing Company
      Chillicothe, Ohio, United States
    • 1964 - 1970
      controller, Lambert Manufacturing Company
      Chillicothe, Ohio, United States
    • 1970 - 1971
      controller, Pioneer Synthetics Corporation
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1971 - 1982
      group controller, Hanes-Sara Lee
      North Carolina, United States
    • 1982
      vice president, McCormick & Company
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1982
      controller, McCormick & Company
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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