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consultant , Accounting educator

Edward A. Becker, American Accounting educator, consultant. Certified Public Accountant, Washington, Pennsylvania, North Carolina. Recipient Legion of Honor Chapel of the Four Chaplains, Temple University, 1982. Member Beta Gamma Sigma.

Background

Becker, Edward A. was born on January 9, 1938 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Henry L. and Anne M. (Miller) Becker.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Temple University, 1959. Master of Business Administration, Drexel University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1984.

Career

Senior staff accountant, Jack H. Felzer & Company, Certified Public Accountant, Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, 1960-1967; senior corporation staff auditor, Radio Corporation of America, New York City, 1967-1968; regional controller, Laventhol & Horwath, Certified Public Accountant, Philadelphia, 1968-1970; treasurer, controller, Scanforms, Inc., Bristol, Pennsylvania, 1970-1972; controller, Empire Associations, Inc., Philadelphia, 1972-1976; senior staff accountant, Friedlander Dunn & Company, Certified Public Accountant, Jenkintown, 1976-1977; assistant professor, Bucknell U., Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 1977-1983; assistant professor, Virginia Commonwealth U., Richmond, 1983-1984; associate professor, U. North Carolina, Wilmington, 1984-1986; professor, director master accounting program, Nova U., Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1986-1992; consultant,, Lauderhill, Florida, since 1986. Member New Hanover (North Carolina) County Commissioners' Performance Advisory Task Force, 1985-1986. Frequent speaker for professional organizations.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Washington, Pennsylvania, North Carolina.

Works

Membership

Member Beta Gamma Sigma.

Connections

Married Esther Lipson, August 23, 1959 (divorced October 1970). Children: Felisa R., Jacki M.

father:
Henry L. Becker

mother:
Anne M. (Miller) Becker

spouse:
Esther Lipson

children:
Felisa R. Becker

Jacki M. Becker