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Fred Rudd McFarlane, American rehabilitation educator, administrator. Recipient Distinguished Alumni award, University Wisconsin, 1983.


McFarlane, Fred Rudd was born on July 28, 1945 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Rudd and Josephine (Volpano) McFarlane.


Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin-Stout, 1967. Master of Science, University Wisconsin-Stout, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Georgia, 1972.


Instructor rehabilitation counselor program University Georgia, Athens, 1971—1972. Assistant professor rehabilitation counselor program San Diego State University, 1972—1975, director rehabilitation counselor program, since 1972, director continuing education rehabilitation counselor program, since 1972, associate professor, 1975—1979, professor, since 1979, director consortium for placement, 1982—1985. Consultant Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, 1979—1985.

Director Aquatic Recreation Disabled, San Diego, 1982—1984. President Diversified Management Technologies, Inc., since 1984. Chairman Department Administration, Rehabilitation and Post-Secondary Education, since 1986.

Legislation committee member National Council, Washington, 1979—1981. Member Department Education Transition Team, Washington, 1980—1981. Member national task force manpower Rehabilitation Services Administration, Washington, 1982—1984.


Married Cheryl Susan Lehman, December 18, 1982. Children: Bart, Marria, Zachary, Rachel.