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Controller , corporate executive

William James Walker, American Corporate executive, controller. Certified Public Accountant, Florida. Recipient Key Man award Florida Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1962-1963. Chairman Fiesta del Sol, Lake Worth, Florida, 1960. Member Rotary.

Background

Walker, William James was born on January 11, 1935 in Farmersville, Texas, United States. Son of William James and Beatrice (Kelly) Walker.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business, Stetson University, 1957. Master of Business Administration, Syracuse University, 1971.

Career

Partner, Cochrane & Company, Certified Public Accountants, Palm Beach, Florida, 1957-1965;served with research, United States Army, 1957-1964, 75-85;on active duty, United States Army, 1965-1975;second in command Lieutenant, United States Army, 1965;advanced through grades lieutenant colonel, contractor career program, United States Army, 1968;retired, United States Army, 1985;division administrator, Arabian American Oil Corporation, Houston and Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1975-1984;contractor, General Dynamics, Abilene, Texas, 1984-1987;vice president, general manager, Hughes Aircraft Mississippi, Inc., Forest, since 1987. Secretary, treasurer Art International, Inc., Jackson, Mississippi and Houston, 1979-1984.

Achievements

  • Certified Public Accountant, Florida.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Chairman Fiesta del Sol, Lake Worth, Florida, 1960. Member Rotary.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, bridge, art collection.

Connections

Married Janet Ivy Burton, October 6, 1972. 1 child, H. Michael.

father:
William James Walker

mother:
Beatrice (Kelly) Walker

spouse:
Janet Ivy Burton

child:
H. Michael Walker