The Team

At Superior Skilled Trades, our team is made up of construction, skilled trades, and staffing industry veterans. Each of our vertical specialties – commercial construction, heavy industrial, aerospace/aviation – is backed by our team’s experience.

Seth Sandler, Chief Executive Officer

Seth is Superior’s CEO. He built and launched the company in early 2018 and leads the team’s overall operations, sales and recruiting, and superior customer service initiatives. His 15-year staffing career is distinguished by experience as a senior leader at skilled trade staffing companies across the country, often in turnaround and start-up roles. Seth is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran.

Seth Adams, Finance Manager

Seth Adams leads the finance team at Superior Skilled Trades and oversees payroll, billing, and payables. He is also responsible for various accounting, state compliance, and tax functions to ensure accurate reporting. Seth has been with the company almost from its inception, starting with payroll, and has grown with the company. Before SST, Seth spent five years in various finance and accounting roles in the utility and I.T. industries. Seth has a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Utah.

Aaron Mason, Director of Sales

Aaron is a highly experienced national construction staffing account executive with over 14 years’ experience specializing in skilled trades verticals. Aaron has worked for several large national construction staffing companies and has been a top salesperson and sales leader in each position he held. Aaron is highly experienced in supporting construction companies within the industrial, power, commercial, and renewable energy sectors. Aaron is an avid fisherman and hunter and enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.

Nick Boardman, Director of Operations

Nick joins us after a ten-year career in the staffing industry, followed by an eight-year career in the Aerospace industry as a Launch Engineer. Nick went to University in Liverpool for Engineering (Home of the Beatles) and is originally from Manchester U.K. Nick’s goal is to provide the best workforce, service to his customers! Outside of work, Nick enjoys cycling, travel, flying drones, and real estate.

Cristen Causey, HR Generalist

Cristen has two bachelor’s degrees, one in Organizational Management with a focus on Human Resources and one in Interior Design. She has a strong background in higher education as an advisor/recruiter for career and technical programs. She is pursuing a master’s degree at Barry University for Human Resources Development. Cristen started her journey at SST as a Trade Recruiter and is now our HR Generalist. She oversees all the daily functions of human resources such as training, onboarding, benefits, and worker’s compensation.

Ray Paz, Area Sales Manager

Ray Paz has a Bachelor of Science in Sociology, including two minors in Government and History from the University of Tampa. Ray brings to SST over 6 years of experience in skilled trades staffing. He manages the sales and recruiting functions for SST for the areas of Tampa and Orlando as well as services national clients across the country. Ray’s 15 years of sales experience helps make him a great addition to our team.

Mindy Hale, Area Manager

Mindy Hale has an associate degree in Human Services and transitioned into the staffing industry in 2014. She started her journey in staffing as a lead recruiter and quickly developed into Area Manager for the Tampa Bay and Orlando markets. She oversees the daily operations of the business and leads the recruiting team, providing excellent customer service to our clients. She prides herself in taking superior care of our SST internal staff and field employees. Mindy truly represents our core values of being Honest, Hardworking, and Reliable.

Richard Diaz, Senior Project Manager

Bio coming soon