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Accounting educator

Thomas Coke Turner, American Accounting educator. Certified Public Accountant, North Carolina. Decorated Purple Heart. Member Charlotte Coliseum authority, 1978-1986. First lieutenant United States Army, 1951-1953, Korea. Member North Carolina Association Certified Public Accountants (board directors Charlotte chapter 1988-1990, president 1977-1978), AICPA, Charlotte Sportsman Club, Sun Belt Conference (president 1976, 85, 90).

Background

Turner, Thomas Coke was born on January 23, 1930 in Pickens, South Carolina, United States. Son of Thomas Coke and Mary (Smithson) Turner.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Furman University, 1951. Master of Business Administration, University North Carolina, 1955.

Career

Accountant, South Dakot Leidesdorf & Company, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1955-1966; professor, U. North Carolina, Charlotte, 1966-1994.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, North Carolina.

Membership

Member Charlotte Coliseum authority, 1978-1986. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1951-1953, Korea. Member North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (board directors Charlotte chapter 1988-1990, president 1977-1978), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Charlotte Sportsman Club, Sun Belt Conference (president 1976, 85, 90).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, jogging.

Connections

father:
Thomas Coke Turner

mother:
Mary (Smithson) Turner