Messenger - Vol. 3, No. 4, Page 26
Summer 1994
New alumni board members

     Six new members have been approved to serve three-year terms on
the University of Delaware Alumni Association's board of directors.

     John V. Flynn Jr. '64 of Wilmington, Del., received a bachelor of
science degree in chemical engineering from the University followed by
a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from Princeton University. In 1968,
Flynn joined the DuPont Co., where he held various positions in
research, manufacturing and marketing. He served from 1973-77 as chief
operating officer for the city of Wilmington and then joined Touche
Ross, now Deloittte & Touche, as senior manager in 1978, becoming a
partner in 1981. He has served as partner-in-charge of the
Philadelphia management consulting function since 1988.

     Denise Ranck Holt '88 of Townsend, Del., is a pharmaceutical
sales representative with Carter Wallace Inc. A past president of the
Student Alumni Association, she was a class of 1988 representative and
was active in planning its fifth year reunion.

     Christopher R. Locke '84 of Newark, Del., an attorney with
Childerston Froehlich & Locke, graduated with a B.S. in business
administration. He has served on the Alumni Association ad hoc
committee for bylaws review, the awards committee and the Homecoming
dance committee 1991.

     Margaret Carpenter Moeckel '76 of Hockessin, Del., is a realtor
with Gilpin Realtors in Greenville, Del. She graduated in 1976 with a
degree in political science. She is a volunteer at Tatnall School and
with various church and community groups. Her husband is R. Thorpe
Moeckel '79.

     Robert L. Richards '50 of Wilmington, Del., is retired vice
president of the Polymer Products Department of the DuPont Co. An
active member of the Engineering Alumni Association, Richards served
on the advisory committee for the Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional
Management program at the University. He received the University of
Delaware Medal of Merit Award in 1987. A member of Kappa Alpha
fraternity while at the University, Richards is currently president of
Adela Inc., a family operated business engaged in custom yacht
charters in the Virgin Islands. His wife is Joyce Hilty Richards '51.

     Jo Anne Collier Shaw '60 '75M, of Newark, Del., is a part-time
faculty member in the College of Human Resources. A member of the
Human Resources Alumni Association for five years, including one year
as president, she formerly was HRAA representative on the board,
serving on the adhoc committee that was helpful in securing state
funding for the Alison Hall expansion. Shaw, the first recipient of
the HRAA Appreciation Award last year, was named Outstanding Alumna of
the University in 1993.