Monty Mlakar
Class of 2014. Monty,after beginning his officiating career earlier, joined this association in 1994. He became active almost immediately. He was very well-versed in rules and mechanics and provided the weekly meetings with always entertaining quizzes. He was selected to work the OHSAA playoffs and worked a State Championship game. Monty was an observer and also a spotter for local televising crews. While working collegiately, he mentored many officials. His legacy will be that he did all he could to advance officials and his association. He was also named the CFOA Man-of-the-Year in 2012.