Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame
The Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame is being moved from a spring event to a fall event. The 30th Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame will be held on Thursday, October 17, 2024.The 29th Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame was held on April 20, 2023.
The following honorees were inducted:
Paul Adams, Jr., Berea High ‘65 (posthumous)
Nathan Cherry, Berea High ‘81
Dolly Hemmer, Staff
Linda Lesny Moss, Midpark High ‘84
Bèla Molnar, Staff (posthumous)
Cynthia Mondak Peck, Midpark High ‘78
Adam Ross, Midpark High ‘98
Judith Stull, Berea High ‘58
Barbara Younkin, Staff
Left to right: Nathan Cherry, Barbara Younkin, Dolly Hemmer, Kathy Adams (representing Paul Adams Jr.), Judith Stull,
Linda Lesny Moss, Kristin Ellis (representing Cynthia Mondak Peck), Adam Ross, Mindy Molnar and Eric Molnar (representing Béla Molnar)
The purpose of the Hall of Fame is to recognize alumni who have made a mark in their career, positively contributed to society, or achieved success in a worthwhile endeavor.Categories considered by the selection committee include:Science and Engineering, Business and Industry,Military Achievement, Fine Arts and Entertainment,Community Service, Education, Politics andGovernment, and Philanthropic Endeavors.
Each year the committee will select two Distinguished Staff members for induction to the Hall of Fame and bestow an honorary Alumni
membership on each inductee. Nominees will alternate annually among teachers, support staff, administrators, Board of Education members and community volunteers.