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Richard D. Mochrie        

CHS Class of 1945

CHS ’45 Chemistry Club, Slide Rule Club, Yearbook (4), Baseball (4)-Catcher, Basketball (2,3,4), Football (1,2,3,4)-All Conference Quarterback (4)

University of Connecticut BS Dairy Husbandry ’50, Football, Dairy Club, President’s Student-Faculty Advisory Committee, National Intercollegiate Bridge Tournament, Pi Alpha Sigma (Honorary Agricultural Society; MS Dairy Physiology ’53 Worked full time in charge of Animal Nutrition Research (Co-author of journal articles & presenter of papers at National Dairy Science & Animal Science meetings)

North Carolina State University PhD Dairy Nutrition & Biochemistry ‘58

North Carolina State University Research Assistant, Research Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor, Professor Emeritus; Teaching responsibilities School of Agriculture, Advisor to Undergraduate Students, Advisor to Graduate Students (Masters & PhD), Research (Lactation & Forage Evaluation for Dairy & Beef Animals), Advisor to Federal Agencies including the US Department of Agriculture, Author/Co- Author of Journal Articles & miscellaneous publications, Chaired Faculty Senate, Chancellor’s Administrative Council, Chair of Athletics Council; Represented NC State in the Atlantic Coast Conference, College Football Association & NCAA

Recreation Commission for Cary, NC (Chair), Wake County Parks and Recreation Commission (Chair), National Recreation & Park Association (Represented North Carolina), AAU Swimming (Certified Official), Master Certified Track & Field Official (Head Finish Judge, Photo Finish Reader, Referee—meets at all levels-Jr. Olympics, High School, College, Elite & Masters Competitions), Worked International Meets at Duke University, Officiated the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, Member of the North Carolina Association of Track & Field (President), Boy Scouts, Exchange Club, CHSAA (Life Member) 

Distinguished Service Award (National Mastitis Council), Upjohn Company (Citation- Quality Milk Management), Certificate of Merit (Gamma Sigma Delta-a National Honor Society), American Men & Women of Science, Who’s Who in the South & Southwest, Who’s Who in America, Men of Achievement