Bob Mattocks ’59 of New Bern has been appointed by Governor Beverly Perdue to the NC State University Board of Trustees, effective September 1, 2011.
Mattocks who majored in forest management at NC State is retired chairman and CEO of Jenkins Gas and Oil of New Bern. During his career, he was involved in various propane gas enterprises as well as real estate development. Mattocks and his wife Carol reside in New Bern and have three adult children.
He shared memories of his student days at NC State with the NCSU Alumni Association. Watch the video .
Mattocks served previously on the board from 2001-2009. He replaces Steve Warren, whose term expired this year.
About the NC State Board of Trustees
North Carolina State University’s Board of Trustees is composed of 13 members; eight are elected by the UNC Board of Governors, four are appointed by the governor, and the remaining member is the president of the student government.