Bob Kroeger got his start at NSCC when it was still known as Four County Technical Institute. He decided to take classes to gain mechanical knowledge after serving in the United States Navy. Although Bob started as a college student in his 30s, he felt at ease on campus and took to his studies with his signature focus and passion, graduating in 1974. Bob is very active in Veterans of Foreign Wars, continuing his proud service to our country. He was recognized for his excellence professionally and in the community in 2000 when he was awarded the prestigious Distinguished Alumni Award from the NSCC Alumni Association.