The Heart of the Panthers Planning Committee meets monthly to organize the all-class reunion, service events, and scholarship process. Each fall, following the all-class reunion, new elections take place and committee changes occur.  If you would like to be a part of the organizational committee, please send us a message through the contact link.

HOP Board Members

Vickie Thomes Suit, Class of 1978
Chair: All-Class Reunion Picnic


Vickie, honored to be President of the Heart of the Panthers, is in her 7th year on the board. A couple of years ago, with the help of AD, Rick Creager, she started the Friday Night Lights alumni night at a football game. In 2013 she worked with Key Sports to start the first Rod Dillon 5k. While attending high school Vickie participated in band, flag corp, was manager of the State Runner Up Basketball team, and student director of the senior class play.  She married her high school sweetheart, Allen, and they live in Lebanon. They have 2 daughters and 2 Grand daughters. Vickie works at Alex Bell Dental in Centerville. In her spare time she loves to bake, sew, working on Heart of the Panthers events, and still participates in the Warren County Fair every July. 

Co-Vice President
Linda Jones Sorensen,
Class of 1979
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Board Member at Large
Emily Dippold, 
Class of 2011
emily dippold

Molly Flynn Wray, Class of 1979
Website, Digital Media

This is Molly's 6th year to serve on the Heart of the Panthers Committee.  She graduated from Miami University in 1985 with a B.S. in Education and received her M.S. in Educational Technology from Wright State University in 1994. She returned to her alma mater as a health teacher in 1986. Soon after, she married Bert Wray, class of 1980. They have 2 grown, married children and now reside in Lebanon. Molly maintains the website, creates graphics for the group, including designing ads and artwork for alumni apparel.   

Ted and Becky Hall
Ted and Becky 2015 reunion
Ted and Becky Hall are 1958 graduates of Springboro High School and high school sweethearts.  Ted is one of the original football coaches, and he also coached tennis, track, and basketball .  Ted graduated from Morehead and Becky from Wittenberg and Miami.  Both are retired teachers who are enjoying their time volunteering in the community and being a part of the Heart of the Panthers reunion which they host every fall at the Easton Farm.