Board of Directors


Just some of the hard working people behind the scenes

The Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing the Sub Zero Mission’s activities. The governing body of this 501(C)3 focuses on the vision, strategies and goals of the Mission.

These are all un-paid positions.

Al Raddatz Founder and CEO of the Sub Zero Mission
Chief Executive Officer

Chief Executive Officer

Al Raddatz Founder and CEO of the Sub Zero Mission

Al Raddatz Founder and CEO

Al is a 1989 graduate of Riverside High School in Painesville, Oh. Upon graduation Al joined the United States Marine Corps, serving on active duty from 1990-1996 and Reservist from 1996-1998. During this time, Al participated in Operation Restore Hope in Somalia. Al was Honorably Discharged with the rank of Sergeant. After leaving the Marine Corps, Al joined a Fortune 500 insurance company in his area. During his 15 years there, Al has held many customer service and leadership roles. These ranged from Claims Rep, IT Help Desk, IT Operations Team Leader, IT Production Engineer, Critical Incident Team Leader, to his current role as Problem Analyst Lead. Al is a coach and leader in his community. Al’s 22 years of management and leadership are contributing factors in the success of The Sub Zero Mission.

Del Bethel is the Chairman of the Board for the sub Zero Mission
Chairman of the Board

Chairman of the Board

Del Bethel is the Chairman of the Board for the sub Zero Mission

Del Bethel is the Chairman of the Board

Del Bethel graduated from Riverside High School in Painesville, Ohio in 1988. After school he joined the United States Marine Corps and served in Operation Desert Storm. Del was honorably discharged in 1992. He worked in the trades building kitchen cabinets and countertops; eventually owning his own cabinet shop. Del is currently a criminal investigator at a company that does employment screenings and background checks for clients all over the country.Del is a life member of Leroy-Thompson VFW Post 7939 and  ohas served numerous posts, including Commander for 4 years and currently in his 6th term as Quartermaster. He has chaired numerous committees including overseeing the fundraising, construction and installation of memorials at 2 local cemeteries.

Barb Raddatz is Vice-chairman of the Board for the Sub Zero Mission
Vice-chairman of the Board

Vice-chairman of the Board

Barb Raddatz is Vice-chairman of the Board for the Sub Zero Mission

Barb Raddatz is Vice-chairman of the Board

Barb is a 1987 graduate of Riverside High School in Painesville Ohio. She brings with her 25 years of experience in customer service related industries. Since 1996 Barb has been working at BackTrack, Inc. in Mentor, Ohio. Barb is currently a shareholder in this family owned business and presently holds the title of Vice President of Operations. Barb’s expertise in the running of the day to day operations of a company will be a big asset in helping run The Sub Zero Mission.

Shane Hajjar is Treasurer for the Sub Zero Mission
Treasurer

Treasurer

Shane Hajjar is Treasurer for the Sub Zero Mission

Shane Hajjar is Treasurer

Shane Hajjar has over 20 years in the Civil Engineering Field. Shane also has a strong economic and financial background. He worked with many school and other fundraising groups. Shane will work hard to ensure we hit our goals and stay on budget.

Frank Vaccariello is the Director of Marketing of Sub Zero Mission
Director of Marketing

Director of Marketing

Frank Vaccariello is the Director of Marketing of Sub Zero Mission

Frank Vaccariello is the Director of Marketing

Frank has been part of the electronic communication industry since 1982. His “previous life” consisted of 15 years in the radio broadcasting and video production industry that ended in 1997. He has been responsible for Public Relations and Website Content Management since 1999 and Social Media Management since 2009.

Since 2013, he has been responsible for the online presence of EYE Lighting International of Mentor and its three divisions. He creates and posts content for three websites, 15 social media channels, Email campaigns and digital advertising.

Frank graduated from Riverside High School in 1980.

Karen Suttman is the Director of Events and Fundraising for Sub Zero MIssion
Dir. Events and Fundraising

Director of Events and Fundraising

Karen Suttman is the Director of Events and Fundraising for Sub Zero MIssion

Karen Suttman is the Director of Events and Fundraising

Karen is a 1986 Graduate of Riverside High School in Painesville Ohio.Karen has been a Financial Advisor since 2008. She has helped her family run a number of small businesses. She is passionate about supporting local businesses and causes. Karen serves on the Board or Our Shepherd Lutheran School. She initiated and ran the school’s largest fundraiser. In 2015/2016 she chaired corporate sponsorship for Habitat for Humanity’s annual fundraiser.

The Director of Events and Fundraising will work with our board to develop a comprehensive fundraising strategy. Leading the Events Committee,Karen will evaluate the various types of fundraisers, plan, and staff and execute the events. By working closely with our grant writer and finance committee, Karen’s role will be key to funding our mission and annual goals.