The Thayer Chamber of Commerce 2012 Citizen of the Year is Brian Ross, a Thayer native. Ross is active with the Relay for Life and volunteers at the Fun and Friends Senior Center. He walks all over town, wearing a funny hat and spreading laughter and cheer. The 2012 Thayer Chamber of Commerce Banquet was held Tuesday, June 19. Also honored at the banquet was the 2011-2012 Chamber President, Adam Courter.