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Alvin Leroy Tucker was American government official. Certified Public Accountant, Maryland; certified internal auditor; certified government finance manager; certified defense finance manager with acquisition specialty. Recipient Defense medal for distinguished civilian service with Bronze Palm, 1997, meritorious senior executive medal, 1985, 92.


Tucker, Alvin Leroy was born on September 7, 1938 in Brooklyn. Son of Alvin Leroy Junior and Alveria (Klune) Tucker.


Bachelor of Science, University Maryland, 1965.


Auditor, Department Army, Washington, 1965-1967;deputy inspector general, Housing and Urban Development, Washington, 1986-1989;auditor, Department Defense, Washington, 1967-1972;budget analyst, Department Defense, Washington, 1972-1979;director training and education, Department Defense, Washington, 1979-1983;deputy assistant inspector general, Department Defense, Washington, 1983-1986;deputy comptr., Department Defense, Washington, 1989-1994;deputy Chief Financial Officer, Department Defense, Washington, 1991-1997;chairman concessions committee, Department Defense, Washington, 1989-1997;senior manager, Grant Thornton, Vienna, Virginia, since 1997. Member steering committee Joint Finance Management Improvement Program, 1990-1993. Member Chief Financial Officer's Council, 1989-1997, chairman finance system committee, 1989-1997.

Member Federal Accounting Studies Advisory Board, 1991-1997.


  • Certified Public Accountant, Maryland. Certified internal auditor. Certified government finance manager.

    Certified defense finance manager with acquisition specialty.


With United States Army, 1958-1961. Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants, Institute Internal Auditors, Association Government Accountants (national executive committee 1993-1994), American Society Military Comptrollers, Kiwanis (club president 1981-1982, 1986-1987).


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: genealogy.


Married Jacqueline Twiggs, August 27, 1966. Children: Hazel, Pluma, Jacqueline, Alvin.

Alvin Leroy Tucker Junior

Alveria (Klune) Tucker

Jacqueline Twiggs

Hazel Tucker

Pluma Tucker

Jacqueline Tucker

Alvin Tucker