MAYES, DERRICK

DERRICK MAYES

Inducted:  June 21, 2012 in Indianapolis, IN

Date of Birth:  January 28, 1974 in Indianapolis

High School Attended:  North Central, Indianapolis          Graduated:  1992

High School Honors:  All-County; All-State; All-American; Gatorade Indiana Student Athlete of the Year.

College Attended:  University of Notre Dame                  Graduated:  1996

College Honors:  Two-time team MVP; senior captain; All-American; ND all-time leader in touchdowns, receptions, and receiving yards.

Professional Athletic Background:  2nd round draft choice of Green Bay Packers in 1996 and played for Green Bay 1996-1999; played for Seattle Seahawks 1999-2001.

Professional Athletic Honors:  Member of Green Bay Packers team that won Super Bowl XXXI, defeating New England Patriots 35-21; Packers were National Football Conference Champions 1996 and 1997.

Special Recognition:  Inducted into the North Central High School Hall of Fame; serves on the Board of Directors of the Lou's Lads Foundation (Lou Holtz); serves on the Advisory Board to Kelly Cares Foundation (Coach Brian Kelly of Notre Dame); currently serves as the CEO of Executive Action in Los Angeles, CA.

Family:  Wife, Gayle; son, Hudson