Log In

Frederick Vernon Schweitzer Edit Profile

Auditor , educator

Frederick Vernon Schweitzer, American auditor, educator. Recipient Appreciation award, Management Development Institute, Governor Ronald Reagan, 1969.


Schweitzer, Frederick Vernon was born on May 19, 1907 in Amarillo, Texas, United States. Son of Fred R. and Olive (Smith) Schweitzer.


Student, Kansas Wesleyan University, 1926. Bachelor of Arts Southern California, 1928. Postgraduate, University Berlin, 1933.

Master of Arts in Public Administration, Columbia University, 1943.


Public accountant Arthur Anderson & Company, Los Angeles, 1927—1930. Vice consul Department State, Brisbane, Australia, 1930—1933. Field auditor Department Agriculture, Washington, 1933—1936.

Senior public accountant Peat Marwick Mitchell & Company, San Francisco, 1936. Chief division research and statistics California Department Social Welfare, Sacramento, 1936—1937. Chief accountant Marchant Calculators, Inc., Oakland, 1938—1942.

Deputy director veterans preference division War Assets Administration, San Francisco, 1946—1948. Senior administrative analyst California Joint Legislation Budget Committee, Sacramento, 1949—1953. Instructor history department Sacramento City College, 1951—1952.

Southwest division director Olivett Corporation America, Dallas, 1954—1961. Manager system sales Friden Inc., Sacramento, 1962—1966. Data processing system analyst California Water Resources Department, 1966—1972, internal auditor, 1972—1975.

Owner, operator walnut orchard Yuba City, 1966—1979. Instructor California State Internal Auditors Association, 1973—1975, Department Fish and Game, 1973—1975. Private practice public accounting Sacramento, since 1975.

Lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946.


President chapter 165 California State Employees Association, 1964—1966. Member Sacramento County Republican Central Committee, 1966—1970. Chairman data processing committee California Republican Central Committee, 1968—1970.

Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Sons of the Revolution, Western Governmental Research Association, Management Systems Association, National Association Accountants, Masons Club (Cambridge, Massachusetts), Shriners Club, Scottish Rite Club (Sacramento), Phi Mu Alpha.


Married Cora Henderson, 1928 (divorced 1931). Married Ruth Twenhoefel, 1934 (divorced 1940). Married Margaret Cunha, 1942 (divorced 1948).

Married Mary Ann Hiatt, 1948 (divorced 1971). Children from previous marriage: Gordon Mirrell, Fred Karl(deceased).

Fred R. Schweitzer

Olive (Smith) Schweitzer

Cora Henderson

Ruth Twenhoefel

Margaret Cunha

Mary Ann Hiatt