Maroon & Gray Society Honorees

2023 Honorees

“The Three Captains”

     John Schempf ’58, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard

     Paula (Schempf) Carroll ’62, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard

     Peter Schempf ’66, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard

Gerard (Gerry) Mansell ’72, Sergeant First Class, U.S. Army

1973 State Champion Little Lions Football Team

John Casey, Former Principal Mount Nittany Middle School

Marisa Vicere ’01, President & Founder, Jana Marie Foundation

Whitney Stringer ’02, Principal, Whitney Stringer PR & Events

2020 Honorees

Joyce Lee, Retired Educator

Thomas Gentzel ’69, Executive Director & CEO, National School Board Association

The Late Ron Pavlechko, Educator & Coach

Mark Roland ’91, U.S. Army Special Forces

Dr. Jane Snowdon ’77, Deputy Chief Science Officer, Science Operations, IBM Watson Health

2019 Honorees

Kerry Benninghoff ’79, State Representative

Ellen Campbell ’70

Chris Dodds ’77

Jackson Horner (posthumous), Track and Field Coach

John Kovalchik, Retired Teacher, Music

Teresa Lindner, Retired Teacher, Special Education, Life Link co-creator, 2003 Boys Basketball State Champions

2018 Honorees

The late Marion Bressler, Lifelong Educator, Innovator, and Author

Steve Gentry, Teacher, Alum, Track Star, and Coach

Carol Gentry, High School English Teacher

Joe Boris, Teacher of 40 Years, Commissioner of the Intramural Basketball Association

Rich Victor, Award-Winning Music Educator

Matthew Berrena, Alum, Honored Veteran

Bob Drafall, Music Coordinator, Celebrated Choir Director

The 1979 Championship Baseball Team

All past SCAHS Alumni Association Distinguished Alumni