Caring • Listing • Planning
John Franklin, CFP®
Class of 2008.
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Class of 1975
Relationships Are The Difference
At Franklin Watkins Financial Group, our
most important work revolves around your
goals and dreams. We care for our clients’
futures as if they were our own. We build
relationships through comprehensive wealth
management services including holistic
financial planning, investment management,
retirement planning and employee benefits.
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Watkins Financial Group is a marketing designation.
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Ronald Worth “Ron” Sutherland ’99 of Durham, N.C., received a
Pelican Award from the N.C. Coastal Federation environmental
group for his work with professor Fred Cubbage to work with
NC State to preserve much of the Hofmann Forest site.
of Atlanta, Ga., is executive vice president and chief
people officer with Exide Technologies. She most
recently was senior vice president and chief people
officer at Novelis Inc.
1986 Gregory James “Greg” Churchill ’86 of Winterville, N.C., is president
of Rivers & Associates. He had been a vice
president leading the firm’s municipal engineering
department. Mark Evan Puckett ’86 of Lakeland, Fla.,
was promoted to principal at the civil engineering
and surveying firm DRMP Inc. He had been in
charge of construction engineering inspection.
1987 Christopher Gene Cross Jr. ’87 of Williamsburg, Va., retired from the
U.S. Army and accepted a position as a physicist
with the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory,
a national security laboratory in Livermore, Calif.
He worked more than 27 years with the Army.
Mark Douglass Durrett ’87 of Cary, N.C., was hired
as vice president of marketing at Bell and Howell.
Scott Edward Hildebran ’87 is the city manager in
Lenoir, N.C. He had been assistant city manager in
1988 Michael Lee “Mike” Marion ’88 of Mount Airy, N.C., is a member of the
Mount Airy Board of Education. He’s an individual
insurance specialist with Perkins & Associates.