Two local women enter the Greene County Women’s Hall of Fame
- Published: September 12, 2014
Two Yellow Springs women, Aida Merhemic and Susan Stiles, will be inducted into the Greene County Women’s Hall of Fame at the end of September.
Merhemic has worked as a counselor in town for 28 years and is currently president of the Yellow Springs Board of Education, of which she has been a member since 2006. She was also a member of the Antioch School Board of Trustees from 1994 to 2001.
Stiles has lived in the area for 38 years and helped to create the Greene County Family Violence Prevention Center in an apartment in Yellow Springs in 1979. She also served as director of the Greene Metropolitan Housing Authority for 17 years.
The Women’s Hall of Fame will hold a recognition luncheon for Merhemic, Stiles, and three other Greene County women on Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Walnut Grove Country Club in Beavercreek. Tickets for the recognition luncheon are available before September 20 from Ann Byrd at the Greene County Women’s Hall of Fame for $15 each. She can be contacted at 937-429-1805.