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Accountant , artist , writer , business consultant

Arlene Alice Ackerman, American accountant, consultant, artist, writer. Certified Public Accountant, Indiana. Member Atlanta Feminist Women's Chorus. Officer United States Army, 1956-1961, 67-71; colonel United States Army Reserve, retired, 1988. Member Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (associate), Marin Society Artist, San Francisco Early Music Society, National Association Miniature Enthusiasts.

Background

Ackerman, Arlene Alice was born on March 24, 1936 in Omaha. Daughter of Walter Nelson and Mildred Eleanor (Krimlofski) Ackerman.

Education

Bachelor in Social Science and Economics, San Francisco State University, 1962. Master of Arts in Political Science, Purdue University, 1967. Graduate, United States Department Defense Information School, 1973.

Graduate, United States Army Command-General Staff College, 1977.

Career

Accountant, administrator Peeples & MacDonald, Certified Public Accountants, Sacramento, 1961-1966. Accountant chief accountant's office Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1966-1967. Adjunct general and information officer, editor newspaper 123d Army Reserve Command, 1972-1975.

Managing partner Piano Showcase, Indianapolis, 1975-1983. Administrator Bennett Thrasher & Company Certified Public Accountants, Atlanta, 1983-1986, Melvin Belli Law Offices, San Francisco, 1990. Business consultant Ackerman & Associates, Indianapolis, 1986-1990.

Accounting manager, acting Chief Financial Officer Lera Dynalectric, San Francisco, 1991-1994. Chief Financial Officer National Home Business Association, St. Helena, California, 1994-1996. Principal Ackerman & Associates, Fairfax, 1996-2000.

Finance analyst Exodus Communications, Inc., Santa Clara, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Indiana.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Museum Indian Heritage Newsletter, Indianapolis, 1971-1977. Exhibited in group shows at Marin Agricultural Land Trust, San Rafael, California, 1993, Marin County Fair & Exposition, San Rafael, 1993, 96, Marin Society Artists, Ross, California, 1993, 94, Monterey Peninsula Museum Art Christmas Miniature Show, 1993, Artisans Gallery, Mill Valley, California, 1993-1995, Sonoma-Marin Fair, Petaluma, California, 1993-1994, San Mateo (California) County Fair, 1992-1994, Sonoma County Fair, Santa Rosa, California, 1993-1995. Contributor articles to Army professional journals.

Membership

Member Atlanta Feminist Women's Chorus. Officer United States Army, 1956-1961, 67-71. Colonel United States Army Reserve, retired, 1988.

Member Society Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (associate), Marin Society Artist, San Francisco Early Music Society, National Association Miniature Enthusiasts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical piano, painting, drawing, writing children's stories, miniature artist.

Connections

father:
Walter Nelson Ackerman

mother:
Mildred Eleanor (Krimlofski) Ackerman