Alumni Recognition

Each year, the CALS Alumni & Friends Society, in association with the college, recognizes distinguished and outstanding alumni for their achievements and support of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and NC State University.

2016 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

  • Joseph K. Gordon
    Bachelor of Animal Science, 1982
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, 1986
  • John C. Howard, Jr.
    Associate of Applied Science, 1962

2016 Outstanding Alumni Award Recipients

  • Maria Andrade, Horticultural Sciences
  • Gary Benzon, Entomology and Plant Pathology
  • Stanley Culpepper, Crop and Soil Sciences
  • Maria Gallo, Plant and Microbial Biology
  • Pamela Marrone, Entomology and Plant Pathology
  • Robert Mwanga, Horticultural Sciences
  • Sam Pardue, Prestage Department of Poultry Science
  • Mickey Parish, Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences
  • Sepideh Saidi, Biological and Agricultural Engineering
  • Kevin Sarge, Molecular and Structural Biochemistry
  • Vincent Smith, Agricultural and Resource Economics
  • Marshall Stewart, Agricultural and Human Sciences

2016 Outstanding Young Alumni Award Recipients

  • Nate Bacheler, Applied Ecology
  • Melanie Ball, Agricultural and Resource Economics
  • Kristen Baughman, Agricultural and Human Sciences
  • Joseph Doskocil, Entomology and Plant Pathology
  • April Fogleman, Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences
  • Keith Gagnon, Molecular and Structural Biochemistry
  • Stephanie Gupton, Plant and Microbial Biology
  • Stephanie Hansen, Animal Science
  • Melissa Mitchum, Entomology and Plant Pathology
  • Dan Moore, Prestage Department of Poultry Science
  • Iliana Santillán-Carrillo, Agricultural and Human Sciences
  • Kristi Stair, Agricultural and Human Sciences
  • Shawn Troxler, Crop and Soil Sciences