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George William Collins

educator

George William Collins, American educator. Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants’s, American Accounting Association, Illinois Society Certified Public Accountants’s, American Association University Professors, Controllers Institute, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Delta Sigma Pi, Phi Alpha Delta.

Background

Collins, George William was born on April 25, 1902 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George A. and Mary (Hennigan) Collins.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Chicago, 1934. Master of Business Administration, Northwestern University, 1937, Juris Doctor, 1941.

Career

Professor and chairman of accounting department Northwestern University. Controller Lyons & Carnahan, Inc., Chicago, also director. Consultant accountants Certified Public Accountants, Illinois.

Works

  • Author: Intermediate Accounting, 1946. Accounting Problems, 1947. Concepts and Methods Underlying Financial Statements, 1959.

Membership

Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants’s, American Accounting Association, Illinois Society Certified Public Accountants’s, American Association University Professors, Controllers Institute, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Delta Sigma Pi, Phi Alpha Delta.

Connections

Married Libby M. Strougal, June 3, 1927. Children: Carol L. (Mistress.

father:
George A. Collins

mother:
Mary (Hennigan) Collins

spouse:
Libby M. Strougal

child:
Carol L. (Mrs Collins