1968 Articles: page 1

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In Memoriam | February 2023

Sigmund Levine | BSBA ’49 | 1925-2023 | Levine, of Lake Hiawatha, New Jersey, passed on January 28. Although Levine was born in Florida, he grew up in Israel and lived in many other places around the world, including Egypt

Bill Werther

Bill Werther Jr. (BSBA ’68, MA ’69, Ph.D. ’71) | July 2016

Bill (Phi Beta Kappa, 1971) was an NDEA Title IV Fellow in Economics and Business Administration. Retired from the University of Miami this past May, Werther (BSBA 1968, MA 1969, Ph.D. 1971) had held the Friedman Chair in Executive Management and

Richard “Dick” Baker (BSBA ’68) | April 2016

Dick (BSBA 1968) was appointed to the Board of Trustees at the University of West Florida. He is the Director of Human Resources for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos, a minor league baseball team that is the Double-A affiliate of the

Lee Wertheim (BSBA ’68) | September 2015

Lee (BSBA 1968) sold his CPA practice and is “semi-retired.” He stays busy consulting for Boys & Girls Club of America, and helps clubs with budget revisions and fundraising. Lee, who resides in Sevierville, Tenn., also performs special assignments for

Leroy (Lee) Wertheim (BSBA ’68) | August 2014

Lee (BSBA 1968), who opened his CPA practice in Sevierville, Tennessee in 1990, merged his practice with Brown, Brown and Associates becoming the firm’s fifth office. The office is now called Wertheim, Brown & Associates in Sevierville.