Sollie Raso was a B-17 bombardier in WWII. He was a teacher and coach at Central for nine years starting in 1947,
was principal for twelve years and was Director of Activities for District 60 until his retirement.
He was President of the Colorado High School Activities Association in 1970-71 and received numerous honors from
professional organizations. He was elected Pueblo County Commissioner in 1984 and served two terms.