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federal auditor

Herbert Witt was American federal auditor. Certified Public Accountant, California. Recipient Presidential award Association Government Accountants, 1975, General Professional Development award Office Inspector General, 1987, Thomas Morris Leadership award Office Inspector General, 1988, Exceptional Achievement award 1990.

Background

Witt, Herbert was born on May 9, 1923 in Stockton, California, United States. Son of Arnold and Sarah (Peletz) Witt.

Education

AB, College Pacific, Stockton, 1943;Master of Business Administration, University of California, 1949.

Career

Staff auditor Price Waterhouse, San Francisco, 1953-1955. Assistant district manager United States Army Audit Agency, 1951-1953, 55-65. Chief special projects Defense Contract Audit Agency, 1965-1966.

Regional inspector general audit Department of Health and Human Services, since 1966. Instructor auditing University California, Berkeley, since 1960. Adjunct faculty University San Franciso, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, California.

Membership

Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1948. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute Internal Auditors (past president San Francisco chapter, Distinguished Service award 1992), California Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Accounting Association, Western Intergovtl. Audit Forum (Jack Birkholtz Leadership award 1989, past chair), California Board Accountants (positive enforcement committee since 1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, swimming.

Connections

Married Hiala Einhorn, November 17, 1957. Children: Heidi, Julie, Amy.

father:
Arnold Witt

mother:
Sarah (Peletz) Witt

spouse:
Hiala Einhorn

children:
Heidi Witt

Julie Witt

Amy Witt