Long time ACSC employee, Barry Rudd, recently retired. ACSC hosted a party for Barry at our office and shop facility in Wallace, NC on Friday, June 16th 2017.
Barry is an Eagle Scout from Burlington, NC. He attained a Bachelor’s of Science in Conservation from the School of Agriculture and Life Sciences at N.C. State University in December 1974, where he was also a member of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity. Barry worked at a private air emissions testing company in Raleigh, NC for 23 years before moving to Wilmington, NC in 1998 where he owned a construction debris removal and recycling business for 11 years.
Barry started at ACSC in September 2011. Barry was a Field Foreman, Shop Manager and spent much of his time using as a CDL driver as well. He enjoys boating of many types and most activities related to the water, fresh or salt. His wife of 24 years is Susan, and they have a 20 year old son named Bradner.
Barry plans to do a lot of traveling in the U.S. and abroad while in retirement. Some of Barry’s favorite memories from working for ACSC are obtaining his Commercial Driver’s License, helping coworkers obtain their CDLs, working with people from many different backgrounds with many different talents, skill levels, and capabilities, watching the new young employees learn and grow professionally, the camaraderie developed between the coworkers, and working with the staff of three ladies that ran the office.
Congrats to Barry on his retirement! ACSC will miss you and wish you well!