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Leonard I. Dishman, American accountant. Certified tax advisor, certified tax accountant, certified tax professional; enrolled to pracice before Internal Revenue Service.


Dishman, Leonard I. was born on May 4, 1920 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Morris and Jennie (Siegel) Dishman.


Bachelor of Science, Central Young Men’s Christian Association College, Chicago, 1942. Postgraduate, Northwestern University, 1948. Distributed control system (honorary), 1972.


Office manager, Witco Chemical Company, Chicago, 1947-1948;national credit manager, Philip Blum & Company, Chicago, 1948-1951;assistant comptroller, office manager, personnel manager, Triangle Distbrs. Inc., Chicago, 1951-1953;comptroller, Lee Shell Company, Chicago, 1953-1955;public accountant, Chicago, since 1947;general partner, Torrence Assns., Chicago, since 1963;president, The Ozark Companypresident, Len Ber Ltd. partner, 5700 Company. Board directors Welstead & Welstead, Inc.

Enrolled agent Internal Revenue Service, since 1959.


  • Certified tax advisor, certified tax accountant, certified tax professional. Enrolled to pracice before Internal Revenue Service.


Board directors Illinois Wildlife Endowment, 1971-1982, president, 1971-1973. Member National society Public Accountants, Indiana Accountants Association Illinois (president chapter 1972-1973, state and Chicago chapter board directors 1994-1995, president Chicago chapter 1993-1994), National Society Tax Professionals, Certified Tax Accountants, Accreditation Board of Accountancy, Northern Illinois Indiana Accountants Association.


Married Frances J. Bernstein, September 26, 1942. Children: Ethelynn Dishman Kleiman, Michael.

Morris Dishman

Jennie (Siegel) Dishman

Frances J. Bernstein

Ethelynn Dishman Kleiman Dishman

Michael Dishman