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Rob Montague recognized as NCDA&CS Employee of the Year

By on February 8, 2021

Robert “Rob” Montague’s involvement in the local community and his commitment to respond to wildfire emergencies – plus many other local emergencies – are major reasons he was recently recognized as the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services 2020

Faces in the Field: Brad Allen – 2019 NCDA&CS Employee of the Year

By on March 4, 2020

Brad Allen has earned a reputation for going above and beyond, and that earned him recognition as the 2019 Employee of the Year in the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Chief Deputy Commissioner David Smith presented Allen with

Outstanding NCDA&CS employees honored

By on February 26, 2018

During a recent meeting in Raleigh, Chief Deputy Commissioner N. David Smith honored NCDA&CS employees for their outstanding achievements, commitment and service to the department. Dr. Jimmy Tickel and Mark Howell received the December 2017 Employees of the Month Award,

NC Forest Service’s George Evans honored as NCDA&CS Employee of the Year

By on April 3, 2017

George Evans could be the living definition of a strong work ethic. His dedication to getting the job done earned Evans recognition as the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Employee of the Year. Evans is a forest fire

Dr. Weimin Ye named 2012 Employee of the Year

By on March 11, 2013

The department’s nematode lab processes about 36,000 samples each year, making it the busiest lab of its kind in the nation. As section chief for the nematode lab, Dr. Weimin Ye is there to make sure the lab runs smoothly.

NCDA&CS employees receive awards for exports

By on May 9, 2012

Each day, department employees work to better the state of agriculture in North Carolina. Too often, these employees get overlooked for their accomplishments. Recently, however, two employees in our International Marketing Section were recognized for their work promoting N.C. agricultural

Faces in the Field: Cathy Ma, international trade specialist

By on April 2, 2012

With a pleasant smile and quick laugh Cathy Ma has helped N.C. companies find niche markets in North America, Europe and Asia for more than two years. Ma, an international trade specialist for the department, works with processed food, meat

Employee of the Year – Debbie Robertson

By on March 10, 2011

Commissioner Troxler recently recognized the department’s 2010 Employee of the Year, Debbie Robertson. The employee of the year is chosen from the 12 employees who are selected throughout the year as an Employee of the Month. Debbie, assistant director of

Faces in the Field: Billy Tarpey – 2009 NCDA&CS Employee of the Year

By on February 25, 2010

William “Billy” Tarpey of Fuquay-Varina, an employee in the  Food and  Drug Protection Division, was recently selected as the NCDA&CS Employee of the Year for his exceptional performance and dedication to duty as facility maintenance supervisor of the division’s labs.