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Accounting educator

Raymond Leigh Larson, American accounting educator. Captain United States Army, 1958-1960. Member American Accounting Association, National Association Accountants.

Background

Larson, Raymond Leigh was born on March 20, 1935 in Spokane, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Ward and Gerda Ulerika (Ekholm) Larson.

Education

Bachelor, Washington State University, 1957. Master of Business Administration, Washington State University, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Oregon, 1970.

Career

Junior accountant, Batty & Forsgren, Certified Public Accountants, Spokane, 1957-1958; management accountant trainee, General Electric, Richland, Washington, 1960-1962; instructor, Washington State University, Pullman, 1963-1964; assistant professor, Chico (California) State College, 1964-1965; assistant professor, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1968-1972; associate professor, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, 1972-1976; professor, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, since 1976; department chairman accounting, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, since 1989. Visiting professor Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1978-1979.

Views

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Membership

Captain United States Army, 1958-1960. Member American Accounting Association, National Association Accountants.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, woodworking.

Connections

Married Nancy Virginia Turner, September 8, 1963. Children: Shana, Jared, Rachel.

father:
Ward Larson

mother:
Gerda Ulerika (Ekholm) Larson

spouse:
Nancy Virginia Turner

children:
Jared Larson

Rachel Larson

Shana Larson