The Coach Hall Foundation Board of Directors

Frank Hall

Founder

Frank Hall is a husband, a father, a coach, a mentor. To the Chardon Schools and the Chardon community, Frank Hall is a hero. On February 27, 2012, Coach Hall chased a gunman from the Chardon High School cafeteria just seconds after three students were mortally wounded and another three were injured from gunfire. Coach […]

Tim Armelli

President

Mr. Tim Armelli is a 38-year educator and has been a member of the teaching staff at Chardon High School for 20 years. His was the voice heard over the Chardon High School PA system immediately after the shootings on February 27, 2012, instructing students and staff to “lock down”. His actions are credited with […]

Andy Fetchick

Vice President

Mr. Andrew Fetchik III is the current principal at Mentor High School and was the principal at Chardon High School on February 27, 2012, the day of the shooting that left three students dead and three others injured. Mr. Fetchik was front and center throughout that tragic day, assisting all law enforcement agencies, school personnel, […]

Doug Snyder

Treasurer

Mr. Doug Snyder is a 22-year educator and has been a member of the teaching staff at Chardon High School for 15 years. He is the athletic director at Chardon High School and was engaged in a 911 call from the C.H.S. main office for more than 13 minutes in the immediate aftermath of the […]

Tom Connick

Board Clerk

Thomas J. Connick is the father of three sons, all of whom were in attendance at Chardon High School on 2-27-12, the day three students were shot and killed and three other students were injured. Mr. Connick’s sons were unharmed that day but were very much affected by the tragedy. Tom served the Chardon community […]

Bill Cushwa

Board Member

Mr. Bill Cushwa is a Founder and the CEO of National School Control Systems, LLC and Managing Partner of The Braveheart Group, LLC in Hudson, Ohio. Bill has more than 31 years experience working with children and improving their circumstances. It is through working with elected officials, community leaders, and school administrators on student safe