2012 Inductees


Bill Lyder

Class of 1959

 Bachelor's Degree from Youngstown State University

Master's Degree from Springfield College

48 year Career at YMCA

Executive Director of Camp Fitch  for 43 years

Board Member and Past President Columbiana County Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Board Member and Past President Ohio Section of the American Campfire Association

Past Member of the Beaver Local Board of Education


Capt. Eric Miller

Class of 1984

Bachelor's Degree in Astronautical Engineering from the United States Air Force Academy

Distinguished Flying Cross-Awarded for Outstanding Aerial Performance during Operation Desert Storm

The National Defense Metal

The Meritorious Service Metal 

"Eric had more enthusiasm, more love of his country, more excitement for what he did everyday than any young person I've ever met ."~Gen. Renuart United States Air Force Academy Commander


Rajma McKenzie

Class of 1989

Bachelor's Degree in Music Education -Youngstown State University

Number 1 Album in Croatia

Broke the Top Ten Releases in 7 Countries

Wrote, Arranged and Recorded String Compositions on 3 Nationally Released Albums

Toured Europe Twice

Played Violin with The Youngstown Symphony

Member of The National Grammy Assocation


1996 Inductee


Capt Ronald Deering