Congressman Richard Hudson receives Distinguished Public Service Award at 76th Convention
Congressman Richard L. Hudson, Jr. (Epsilon Xi – North Carolina-Charlotte ’90) was recognized with the Distinguished Public Service Award during the 76th Biennial Convention on Saturday, August 1st, 2015, in Roanoke, Virginia. This award was established to recognize members who have demonstrated public service by serving in local, state or federal government.
Richard Hudson is a current member of the United States Congress and his is a loyal KA Alumnus. Congressman Hudson was initiated by Epsilon Xi chapter at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, in 1990. There he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Political Science while serving as Student Body President.
Congressman Hudson is serving his second term in the United States Congress representing North Carolina’s 8th Congressional District. He serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee where he sits on the Energy and Power, Environment and the Economy, and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittees.
Richard is an avid hunter and outdoorsman. His past volunteer leadership service includes membership on the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees, Board of Governors of the UNC Charlotte Alumni Association, Board of Managers of the West Cabarrus YMCA and Board of Directors of the Cabarrus Jaycees.