It’s that time of year when seniors put on their caps and gowns and say their final farewells to their high school days. Canfield will be holding commencement on June 1, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. at the high school. The keynote address will be given by Ohio Supreme Court, Justice Mary DeGenaro.
Justice Mary DeGenaro is a 1979 Canfield graduate. DeGenaro became the 159th justice of the Ohio Supreme Court by gubernatorial appointment, effective Jan. 28, 2018. Justice DeGenaro served nearly 17 years as a judge on the Seventh District Court of Appeals in Youngstown prior to her Supreme Court appointment. During her tenure on the Seventh District Court of Appeals, which began Feb. 9, 2001, she sat by assignment with the Ohio Supreme Court and other appellate districts.