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Dean , business educator

William Crawford Flewellen,, business educator, former dean. Recipient Algernon Sidney Sullivan award University Alabama, 1961; Senior Fulbright fellow, 1973.


Flewellen,, William Crawford was born on August 31, 1918 in Eufaula, Alabama, United States. Son of William Crawford and Lena Kendrick (Hurt) Flewellen.


Bachelor of Science, University Alabama, 1940. Master of Science, University Alabama, 1947. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1956.


Assistant dean, professor accounting University Alabama, 1946-1961. Professor accounting, dean College Business and Industry Mississippi State University, 1961-1968. Professor accounting, dean College Business Administration University Georgia, Athens, 1968-1982, university professor business and industrial development and director Institute for Business, since 1982.

Member policy study committee Walter E. Heller International Corporation Institute Advancement Small Business Enterprises, 1979-1984. National advisory council Small Business Administration, 1975-1981. Small business advisory council Treasury Department, 1975-1977.

Advisory group to commissioner Internal Revenue Service, 1966-1967. National advisory board International Council Small Business, 1982-1986. National Advisory Board Small Business Development Centers, 1983-1986.


Served to major United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Lieutenant colonel Reserve. Member National Association Accountants (chapter president 1965-1966), American Association Collegiate Schools Business (president 1976-1977), Accounting Careers Council (national chairman 1965-1966), Southern Business Administration Association (president 1966-1967), Finance Executives Institute (national committees education and taxation 1964-1968), Delta Sigma Pi, Beta Alpha Psi, Omicron Delta Kappa, Blue Key, Beta Gamma Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi.


Married Tommie Sue Kendrick, August 31, 1941. Children: Susan, Mary Jane.

William Crawford Flewellen,

Lena Kendrick (Hurt) Flewellen,

Tommie Sue Kendrick

Susan Flewellen,

Mary Jane Flewellen,