Eric Louis Kohler

Personal Life

Born in Owosso, Michigan

07/09/1892

Graduated from University of Michigan

1910 - 1914

Received a Bachelors of Arts

Masters from Northwestern

1914 - 1915

CPA

1916

Quartermaster Corps in WWI

1917 - 1919

Gold Medal from AICPA

1945

Alpha Kappa Psi Foundation Accounting Award

1958

Inducted into the Accounting Hall of Fame

1961

Death

1976

Work History

Arthur Anderson & Co.

1915 - 1917

Arthur Andersen & Co.

1919 - 1920

Kohler, Pettengill & Co.

1922 - 1933

Arthur Andersen & Co.

1933 - 1937

Controller, Tennessee Valley Authority

1938 - 1941

Office of Emergency Management and War Production Board

1941 - 1942

Executive Officer, Petroleum Administration for War

1942 - 1944

Accounting Consultant

1945 - 1948

Controller of Economic Corporation Administration

1948 - 1949

Teaching Career

Northwestern University

1922 - 1928

University of Minnesota

1955

Ohio State University

1955 - 1960

University of Chicago

1958

University of Illinois

1966

Professional Organizations

National President of Beta Alpha Psi

1924 - 1927

Member of the Illinois State Board of CPA Examiners

1928 - 1931

Editor of The Accounting Review

1928 - 1942

President of AAA

1936

Chairman of AICPA's Committee on Terminology

1936 - 1937

President of AAA

1946

Publishes Works

Accounting Principles Underlying Federal Income Taxes

1926

Accounting for Business Executives

1927

Advanced Accounting Problems and Solutions to Advanced Accounting Problems

1939

An Introduction to the Work of the Public Accounting

1947

A Dictionary for Accountants

1952

Accounting in the Federal Government with Howard W Wright

1956

Accounting for Management

1965