MEET OUR TEAM

MICHAEL & KARLA RADKA
MICHAEL & KARLA RADKAPresident/ CoFounders
Michael and Karla have three children, Christopher, William, and John Michael. All three love God and are dedicated to serving Him as active members of the HopeNow Foundation. Christopher is a doctor and molecular & microbiologist at St. Jude and Will and John are college students. Michael is a national businessman recently selling his shares in an industry leading healthcare company that operated in 42 States. Michael was ordained in 2018 dedicating his life to serving God and his neighbor and Karla who is an award-winning philanthropist and business leader is now a much sought-after business advisor and a licensed Christian counselor
HENRY & FRANCES ZITTROWER
HENRY & FRANCES ZITTROWERFounders
Frances and Henry were married on April 11, 1966, we celebrated 50 years on April 11, 2016. Frances invited Jesus into her heart in 1968 followed by me inviting Jesus into my heart 1977. We have since been very involved in church and were called to ministry in June of 1998. I was ordained in January 1999. We arrived on the mission field in
Roatan in 2005. We moved back stateside in 2013. We have 2 children, 4 grandchildren, and one great grand child.
ALLEN & CELESTE REHBERG
ALLEN & CELESTE REHBERGTreasurer
Allen and Celeste along with their sons A.J and Nicholas who are active members of the HopeNow Foundation. Allen is an engineer, Celeste is a leader in the medical field, their sons are both students. The entire family help lead the efforts of the HopeNow Foundation. Allen is responsible for the administration of the foundation including
finances.
WILLIAM RADKA
WILLIAM RADKACo-Founders
William is a bright, insightful leader who naturally attracts others to engage in selfless actions to serve others. He loves God and provides leadership and guidance for the HopeNow Foundation.
JOHN MICHAEL RADKA
JOHN MICHAEL RADKACo-Founders
John is a strong, compassionate leader who is a learned student of American and World history. He loves God and provides leadership and guidance for the HopeNow Foundation.
PIA CECCARELLI
PIA CECCARELLI
Pia owns a large marketing and design firm in Central Florida. Pia is an advocate for the less fortunate and lends her time, talent and treasure to change the world one person at a time.
OSWALDO ENRIQUE MELGAR ZUNIGA
OSWALDO ENRIQUE MELGAR ZUNIGA
Born in 1979 in Siguatepeque Honduras. Previously an electrician by trade. Saved in 1996. By 1997, was involved in church leadership, Sunday school, and youth ministry. Married in 2001. Was serving as the Associational President of Central Baptist Churches when approached to serve with Living Water. After much prayer we discerned and responded to God’s for us in Roatan and now serves as the Pastor of the Living Water Church there in Roatan.
MARVIN GEOVANY
MARVIN GEOVANY
A native of Honduras and is employed in the tourism industry for over 25 years. Marvin is married to Caroline. He has been involved with Living Water 4 Roatan since 2007 and is currently serving as the Director of the Water Ministry which serves Policarpo and Biavista in La Colonia.
JEREMY ADAMS
JEREMY ADAMS
Jeremy is a well known and respected entrepreneur. Featured on national broadcast television and noted as one of Forbes Magazine’s 30 Under 30. Jeremy is a giving leader who shares his talent, time and treasure helping to guide and lead the HopeNow Foundation.
PETER COPELAND
PETER COPELAND
A talented biblical teacher and pastor of Hogan Baptist Church in northern Florida

BOARD Members at large

BECKY JO ADAMS
BECKY JO ADAMS
Retired educator. Accepted Jesus at the age of twelve in the same Baptist church of which I am a member today. Held many positions within the church. At present, I am Women’s Outreach Ministry Director, Team Kid teacher, and serving on our search committee as our present pastor will retire in March 2015.   I am a lifetime resident of Hamilton County, Florida, the daughter of a farmer and was the wife of a farmer until his death. I am still involved in some aspects of the farm with my son and his family who live nearby and work as a bookkeeper at my son’s peanut drying business.
ROBERT WARREN
ROBERT WARREN
Robert and his wife are originally from Texas and were married there in 1977.  They moved to Alaska in 1980 and lived there for 20 years. They then moved to Washington in 2001 and have attended Christ the King Church in Bellingham Washington since moving there 13 years ago.  Robert is a 3rd generation oilfield worker and is currently employed by British Petroleum (BP) as a Project Manager/Construction Manager.  Robert and his wife celebrated their 37 wedding anniversary not long ago and have two children and four grandchildren.
JEFF SCOTT
JEFF SCOTT
A Florida Native, he has been a Christian since 1981 and has been on the great adventure of Mission since 2005. He gave my life to Christ in my home town at the age of 12 and moved away to college. He then returned to my home town of Live Oak began attending my home church and have served as a Deacon for over 20 years, Sunday School Teacher, Missions Team Leader, Disciple Class Teacher, and Trustee of FBC Live Oak.
STEPHEN PEOPLES
STEPHEN PEOPLES
Florida native born in Avon Park. Holds a DM in degree, married for over 30 years, currently serving as Pastor of Roopville Road Baptist Church since 1998.