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Accountant

William Walker Jessup, American accountant. Certified finance planner, Certified Public Accountant, Alabama.

Background

Jessup, William Walker was born on September 2, 1938 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of William L. and Mollie (Walker) Jessup.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Alabama, 1960.

Career

Staff accountant, Gafford & Webb Certified Public Accountant, Sylacauga, Alabama, 1962-1964;staff accountant, Morrison & Smith Certified Public Accountant, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1964-1968;partner, Morrison & Smith Certified Public Accountant, Tuscaloosa, 1968-1970;partner, Jessup & Palmer Certified Public Accountant, Tuscaloosa, 1970-1979;president, co-managing director, Jessup, Palmer & Company, Tuscaloosa, 1979-1994;managing partner, Jessup & Association Certified Public Accountants, Tuscaloosa, since 1994. Treasurer, board directors Beal Parkway Lincoln-Mercury Inc., Fort Walton Beach, Florida, Destin-on-the-Gulf Condo Association, Destin, Florida. Board directors Greene Group, Inc., Tuscaloosa.

Member Andalusia Ford-Mercury, LLC, Andalusia, Greenville (Alabama) Ford, LLC.

Achievements

  • Certified finance planner, Certified Public Accountant, Alabama.

Religion

The Gospel of Christ is the message that can lead one to salvation. It shows the essential steps that one must take to secure the goal that God wishes all to attain.

Politics

When the Church as a body engages with political issues, it should follow the principles of Christian faith.

Views

The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.

Membership

President, board directors Young Men’s Christian Association of Tuscaloosa County, 1986. Treasurer Tombigbee council Girl Scouts American, 1980. Member finance advisory committee City of Tuscaloosa, 1980.

Board directors Tuscaloosa Rotary Memorial Foundation, since 1975. Served with United States Air Force, 1961-1962. Member Institute Certified Finance Planners, American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Alabama Society Certified Public Accountant's (president Tuscaloosa chapter 1970-1971), Tuscaloosa Estate Planning Council (president 1987-1988), North River Yacht Club, Rotary (president 1977-1978, Paul Harris fellow 1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: sports.

Connections

Married Patricia Proctor, June 17, 1961. Children: Ann Elizabeth, John Walker.

father:
William L. Jessup

mother:
Mollie (Walker) Jessup

spouse:
Patricia Proctor

child:
Ann Elizabeth Jessup

child:
John Walker Jessup