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Accounting firm executive

William George Roost, American accounting firm executive. Certified Public Accountant Michigan. Member of North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants, Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (chairman accounting and auditing standard committee 1977-1979), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (auditing standards board 1981-1984, peer review committee 1988-1990).

Background

Roost, William George was born on August 25, 1932 in Lansing, Michigan, United States. Son of William George and Gladys Barbara (Rath) Roost.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wheaton College, 1954. M.Sally R. Leeds, August 28, 1954.

Career

With Ernst & Young, Detroit, 1958—1968, partner, 1969—1990, national director auditing standards Cleveland, 1980—1989. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1955-1958.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant Michigan.

Religion

The bread and cup during Holy Communion symbolizes the broken body and shed blood of Christ that he offered for people the same way as he did for the disciples on the eve of his crucifixion.

Politics

God has made believers one in Christ, clothed in the righteousness of Christ, and uniquely qualified to stand together in faith.

Views

It is important to experience of God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1955-1958. Certified Public Accountant, Michigan. Member AICPA (auditing standards board 1981-1984, peer review committee 1988-1990), Michigan Association Certified Public Accountants (chairman accounting and auditing standard committee 1977-1979), North Carolina Association Certified Public Accountants.

Connections

Married Sally R. Leeds, August 28, 1954. Children: Colleen, Carrie, Mindy, Marcy, Becky.

father:
William George Roost

mother:
Gladys Barbara (Rath) Roost

spouse:
Sally R. Leeds

children:
Colleen Roost

Carrie Roost

Mindy Roost

Marcy Roost

Becky Roost