Alumni Wall of Fame

Ben Davis Alumni Wall of Fame

To recognize Ben Davis High School graduates who since graduation have demonstrated a high level of achievement in their field of endeavor and/or who have made significant contributions through achievement, service, or leadership.

Nominations must be made to the Ben Davis High School principal in writing. To be considered for recognition, the individual must:

  • Have graduated at least 10 years prior to the recognition.
  • Meet the criteria for recognition as stated in the purpose.

Individuals not selected the first year of nomination are automatically reconsidered with the next group. If not selected with the next group the individual must be re-nominated for any future consideration.

The Ben Davis High School principal will chair a committee consisting of a current high school teacher, a retired high school teacher, a guidance department representative, a student government leader, an Education Center representative, and an alumnus representative.

Download Alumni Wall of Fame Nomination Form

Congratulations to our Latest Inductees


Name Class year and domain
Stan Benge Class of 1972
Teacher, Coach, Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame
Kevin Britt Class of 1978
Teacher, Coach, Administrator, and Student Advocate
Don Carlisle Class of 1997
Teacher, Coach, Professional Basketball Player, Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame
Robert “Bob” Dickison Class of 1963
Teacher, Coach, Business Owner, Race Car Engineer
Joe Johnson Class of 1969
Basketball Coach, Indiana Hall of Fame
Dr. Brandi Jones Class of 1996
NFL Cheerleader, Author, Actress
Dr. Lisa Lantrip Class of 1979
Teacher, Administrator, Superintendent of Southern Hancock Schools
DuJuan McCoy Class of 1985
Founder and CEO of Circle City Broadcasting (WISH-TV, and WNDY-TV)
*Ron “DJ Indiana Jones” Miner Class of 1988
Founder and CEO of Circle City Broadcasting (WISH-TV, and WNDY-TV)
Mark Smith Class of 1974
Teacher, Coach, Mentor
Irene Sun Class of 2003
Author, Teacher, Member of the UN High Commission of Refugees
Joe Virgin Class of 1963
Teacher, Coach, Indiana Wrestling Hall of Fame
John R. Yanney Class of 1967
Baseball Player, CEO of ChemCentral Corp.

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