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Robert Dickson Orrock Edit Profile

also known as Bobby Orrock

State legislator , Agricultural education educator

Robert Dickson Orrock, American Agricultural education educator, state legislator.

Background

Orrock, Robert Dickson was born on November 13, 1955 in Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States. Son of Welford and Cornelia (Houck) Orrock.

Education

Student, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1974-1975;Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1978;Master of Science in Agricultural Education, Virginia State University, 1984-1987;student, Germanna Community College, Locust Grove, Virginia, 1975-1976.

Career

Sales representative, New Holland, Virginia, 1985—1986. Vocational agriculture instructor Hanover County, 1986—1991. Broadcaster Station WFLS Radio, Fredericksburg, since 1988.

Member District 54 Virginia House of Delegates, since 1990. Agriculture education instructor Spotsylvania High School, since 1991.

Religion

During the second coming of Christ, the God will sit in judgment and divide humanity between the saved and the lost and will sit in judgment of the believers, rewarding them for things done while alive.

Politics

God, in His permissive will, may allow political leaders, both in biblical times and the present day, to enact policies that are opposed to His revealed will.

Views

God should be loved with hearts as well as with minds. To the best of ability everyone needs to think things through in the light of reason. This means becoming aware of different points of view, and using his or her critical thinking to make sense of God's world.

Membership

Volunteer instructor Virginia Game Commission. Past advisory board Rappahannock Electric Cooperative. Board member Rappahannock Emergency Medical Superior vena cava syndrome Council, since 1986.

Member Ladysmith Volunteer Rescue Squad, since 1973. Deacon Bethany Baptist Church, Spotsylvania. Treasurer Caroline County (Virginia) Rep Committee, 1987-1989.

Delegate Virginia House Delegates, Richmond, since 1990. Board member Rappahannock Area Association Retarded Citizens, since 1991. Member Virginia Vocational Agricultural Teachers Association (state president 1991-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, hunting, woodworking.

Connections

Married Betsy Malinda Massey Orrock, 1978 (deceased). Children: Robert D. Junior, Lila Joanna, Welford Thomas.

father:
Welford Orrock

mother:
Cornelia Houck

spouse:
Betsy Malinda Massey Orrock

children:
Robert D. Junior Orrock

Lila Joanna Orrock

Welford Thomas Orrock