Log In

Mckee Fisk

educator

Mckee Fisk, American educator. Recipient Distinguished Service awards United Business Schools Association, 1955, Collegiate Schools Business, 1968, California Business Education Association, 1969; American Vocational Association award, 1966; John Robert Gregg award in business education, 1968.

Background

Fisk, Mckee was born on February 4, 1900 in Alton, Illinois, United States. Son of Elmer McReynolds and Maud Ella (McKee) Fisk.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Oklahoma City U., 1923. A.M., University of Southern California, 1926. Doctor of Philosophy., Yale, 1936.

Career

Teacher Denison (Texas) High School, 1923-1925. Instructor Santa Ana (California) College, 1925-1926, dean, 1926-1935. Instructor Yale, 1935-1936.

Professor business education Oklahoma State University, 1936-1940, U. North Carolina at Greensboro, 1940-1943. Chief business and sales training div. vocational rehabilitation and education Central Office VA, 1943-1945. Editor business education McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1945-1948.

Professor business administration, dean school business California State University, Fresno, 1948-1969, dean emeritus, 1969-1978, accreditation committee Business School, 1950-1968. Professor business administration Graduate School Business, U. Santa Clara, 1969-1978. Agency for International Development adviser, consultant to dean business administration faculty and director Institute Business Administration, U. Karachi, Pakistan, 1962, 64.

Professor of University Southern California, Bitburg, Germany, 1970. Member of business professional advising committee California Department Education, 1952-1956. Chairman advising committee San Joaquin Valley Council on Economics Education, 1952-1955.

Member board Institute of Antiquity and Christianity.

Works

  • Author: (with W.E. Grimes) Farm Accounting, 1938. (with D.A. Pomeroy) Applied Business Law, 1944, review, 1950, (with J.C. Snapp), 1955, review edit., 1960, 66, (with New Jersey Mietus), 1972. Introduction to Business Law, 1957, review edit., 1962, 67.

    Editor: National Business Teachers Association Yearbook 1940, 41, 42, 43. Contributor to Colliers Encyclopedia.

Membership

Member National Business Teachers Association (honorary), California Business Education Association (president 1952-1953), National Business Education Association (honorary), Blue Key, Phi Chi Theta (honorary), Delta Pi Epsilon (national president 1939-1941), Phi Kappa Phi, Alpha Kappa Psi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Beta Gamma Sigma.

Connections

Married Laura R. Best, November 26, 1931. Children: Donald M., Karolus A., Patricia Annual.

father:
Elmer McReynolds Fisk

mother:
Maud Ella (McKee) Fisk

spouse:
Laura R. Best

children:
Donald M. Fisk

Karolus A. Fisk

Patricia Ann Fisk