The Canfield 4th of July Committee has named Michal Naffah as the 2023 Grand Marshal for this year's festivities.

Naffah has been a life-long resident of Canfield, growing up on his father's farm and later graduating from Canfield High School in 1970. 

After graduating Youngstown State University, Naffah helped launch The Embassy in Youngstown.

According to the committee, Naffah has been involved in many fundraising projects, from St. Michael’s Church to the Canfield High School’s choir, drama and speech & debate boosters.