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James Bert Thomas, American Government official. Certified Public Accountants, Florida. Member AICPA (strategic planning committee 1987-1990, chairman government auditing standards advisory county since 1991), Institute Internal Auditors (trustee Research Foundation 1991-1992), Association Government Accts. (chairman finance management standards board 1985-1986), Accts. Roundtable.

Background

Thomas,, James Bert was born on March 16, 1935 in Tallahassee. Son of James Bert and Stella E. (Lewis) Thomas.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Florida State University, 1957.

Career

Special auditor, Office State Comptroller, Jacksonville, Florida, 1958;junior auditor, J.D.A. Holley & Company, Certified Public Accountants, Tallahassee, 1959;senior auditor, Office of the State Auditor, Tallahassee, 1959-1960;trainee, audit director, Housing and Urban Development audit division, Washington, 1960-1971;assistant director Bureau Accounts, Interstate Commerce Commission, Washington, 1972-1975;director Bureau Accounts, Interstate Commerce Commission, Washington, 1977-1980;inspector general, unites states department Housing and Urban Development, Washington, 1975-1977;inspector general, unites states department Education, Washington, 1980-1995;director auditing, Office of the Governor, State of Florida, Tallahassee, since 1995. Member President's Council Integrity and Efficiency, chairman audit Studies. subcommittee, 1984-1995, chairman audit committee, 1989-1990.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountants, Florida.

Membership

Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (strategic planning committee 1987-1990, chairman government auditing standards advisory council since 1991), Institute Internal Auditors (trustee Research Foundation 1991-1992), Association Government Accountants (chairman finance management standards board 1985-1986), Accountants Roundtable.

Connections

Married Sharon Mae Kelly, June 16, 1962. Children: James Bert III, Mary Elizabeth, John Christopher.

father:
James Bert Thomas,

mother:
Stella E. (Lewis) Thomas,

spouse:
Sharon Mae Kelly

children:
James Bert III Thomas,

Mary Elizabeth Thomas,

John Christopher Thomas,