ENRICO V. "RIC" FRATACCIA
Inducted: May 3, 2009 in Merrillville, IN
Date of Birth: December 29, 1946
High School Attended: Graduated: 1964
Served in US Army 1964-1967.
College Attended: State U. of New York Graduated: 1971
Ball State University MA 1972
Ball State University Ed.D. 1978
College Honors: Most Distinguished Dissertation Award from BSU Graduate Student Senate 1978; Graduate Student Senate president 1977-1978.
Special Recognition: Several professional certifications, professional experiences, and professional publications from 1977-present; has served as a classroom teacher, building principal, and curriculum director; served as Elementary Education Director for Valparaiso Community Schools; became Superintendent in 1995 for Union Township Schools, Valparaiso, where he helped create the Wheeler High School football program.
Family: Wife, Kay; children, Rick and Pat