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Leonard Arnold Dopkins, American accountant. Certified Public Accountant, New York, Florida. Named Outstanding Accountant in Western New York, Canisius College, 1982.

Background

Dopkins, Leonard Arnold was born on March 25, 1929 in Buffalo. Son of I. Larry and Ida B. (Snyder) Dopkins.

Education

Bachelor, University Buffalo, 1949. Postgraduate, University Buffalo, 1951.

Career

Staff accountant Peat Marwick Mitchell, Buffalo, 1951-1955. Founder, senior partner Dopkins & Company, since 1955. Member New York State Board for Public Accountancy, since 1983.

Director, vice-chairman board, International Life Insurance Company Buffalo, 1980-1990. Lecturer New York State Conference of Certified Public Accountant's, 1980, 83, annual meeting of actuaries, 1983. Director Combined Life Insurance Company New York, since 1995.

Lecturer and discussion leader numerous other conferences and seminars.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, New York, Florida.

Membership

Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (governing council 1980-1983, chairman technical standards subcommittee of ethics division 1982-1985, ethics executive committee 1982-1987, vice president 1987-1988, board directors 1987-1991), New York State Society Certified Public Accountant's (president Western New York chapter 1971-1972, board directors 1972-1973, vice president 1981-1982, task force on society organization and mgmt 1983), Florida Society Certified Public Accountant's, New York State Board of Public Accountancy., Boca West Country Club, Boca Raton, Florida (Chief Financial Officer 1990-1995, 1998-2000, Chief Executive Officer, 1996, 2002, 2004).

Connections

Married Lois Farber, July 21, 1950. Children: Laurie, Leslie.

father:
I. Larry Dopkins

mother:
Ida B. (Snyder) Dopkins

spouse:
Lois Farber

children:
Laurie Dopkins

Leslie Dopkins