Womens Masters Team Roster

Lawonia Bryan

Julie Bunker

Barb Chandler

Julie Collins

Patricia Combs

Kim Feather

Karen Heath

Judith Hine

Barb Jarnigan

Michele Keane

Tina Klein

Mary Gay Li

Jackie Marks

Carolyn Mather

Paula May

Jameelah Mujaahid

Trenice Mullis Dubow

Lynn Pinyerd

Jill Spiegel

Nancy Stewart

Mimi Sturgell

Robin Tanner

Margaret Taylor

Eileen Torres

Katherine Trapp

Elizabeth Unislawski

Kelly Walsh

 

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2018

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Connecting with other runners, posting about ATC events and being active with the organization.

Occupation: Entrepreneur

Naimah Abdullah


Manager - Customer Success

Email Jenny

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2017

Hometown: Charleston, WV

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon

Jennifer Akor

Manager - Customer Success


Manager - Customer Success

Email Jenny

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2017

Hometown: Charleston, WV

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon

Jennifer Akor

Manager - Customer Success

Hometown: Leavenworth, WA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2021

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC 10 Miler

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Since it's my first year I'm hoping to inspire others along their walking/running journey. Making them feel welcomed and supported while also connecting them to others in this amazing running community.

Erika Ambrocio-Vasquez

Hometown: Oklahoma City, OK

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2015

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I love being a part of Running City USA. It's inspiring to be part of a community that fosters a love for a healthy and active lifestyle. Plus I love encouraging others to drink the Kool-Aid! The more the merrier when it comes to running buddies :)

Occupation: Digital Product Manager

Katie Anaya

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2016

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Peachtre Road Race

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I'm so excited to keep participating in ATC and supporting this community!

Occupation: Student

Addie Anderson

Manager - Registration & Timing

Email Veronica

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Atlanta

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Berry Half Marathon (road) & Thrill in the Hills 50k & 21k (Trail)

Veronica Armendariz

Manager - Registration

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Two years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: In-Training Saturday long runs and Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Smaller, local races on the Emory University campus

Fun Fact about Levin: The best exercise class Levin ever participated in was a Tai Chi class with First Lady Rosalynn Carter. Also, Levin has not yet run a race in his native Germany and is hoping to run the Berlin Marathon in 2024.

Levin Arnsperger

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2021

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Becoming more involved in the local running community

Shaila Azad

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Twelve years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Athens Marathon

Fun Fact about Terry: I collect palindromes, read 50 books a year, and have written over 5 million words.

Terry Banker

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: All Comers

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Giving back to the club, which has provided me so many opportunities to stay active and connect with fellow runners in this wonderful community.

Sydney Bauer

Elite Coach - Middle and Long Distances

Email Amy

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2014

Hometown: Kendallville, IN

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Publix Atlanta Marathon

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: TCS New York City Marathon

Amy Begley

Elite Coach - Middle and Long Distances

Elite Coach - Middle & Long Distance

Email Andrew

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2015

Hometown: Topeka, IN

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Indy Monumental Marathon

Andrew Begley

Elite Coach - Middle & Long Distances

College: Georgia State University

Year: Senior

Hometown: Buford, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Hunter Bell

Coach Benson has 50+ years of coaching experience. He spent 10 of his years as the head cross country coach at the University of Florida and 15 at the Marist School. Under his coaching, he has 16 State Championships and is the author of 5 books on Effort Based Training

Roy Benson

College: Rhodes College

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Decatur, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Decatur/Dekalb 4 Miler

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Daniel Blaich

Hometown: Stone Mountain, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2014

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Getting to meet a lot of new people that also share my passion for running

Occupation: Expert at Apple

Erik Bradford


Director - Finance

Email Cullen

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2021

Hometown: Woodstock, Georgia

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: The Rock and Roll Half Marathon in San Diego

Cullen Bryenton

Director - Finance

College: Kennesaw State University

Year: Freshman

Hometown: Woodstock, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Sam Burmeister

College: Georgia Tech

Year: Grad Student

Hometown: Hazlet, NJ

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon & 5K

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Alex Butler

College: Georgia Tech

Hometown: Hazlet, NJ

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon & 5K

Been an ambassador for: 1st Year


Alex Butler

Hometown: Nassau, Bahamas

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2017

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Meeting and inspiring new runners.

Occupation: Systems Verification Analyst

Luke Butler

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2021

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC 10 Miler

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Representing an organization that shares my love for running and connecting people!

Rachel Buxton

Hometown: Decatur, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2020

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC 10 Miler

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Promoting a healthy lifestyle while running through and around the city I grew up in!

Will Buxton

Director - Marketing & Communications

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Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2016

Hometown: Brunswick, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon & 5K

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: CrossFit Games

Natalie Cabanas

Director - Marketing & Communications

Hometown: Toledo, OH

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2020

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Resolution Run

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: In 2022, Went from running my first 5k to completing the triple peach series with help and support from the Atlanta Track Club. I want to motivate and inspire others to reach their movement goals.

Chris Carino

Coordinator - Events & Athlete Support

Email Andy

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 1999

Hometown: Silver Spring, MD

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Wingfoot XC Classic

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Hood to Coast Relay

Andy Carr

Coordinator - Events and Athlete Support

Hometown: Cumming, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon and PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Spread the joy of running - Bring Smiles through the miles

Occupation: Senior Program/Product Manager





Muthiah Chandrasekharan

Director - Events

Email Jennie

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2014

Hometown: Mount Pleasant, MI

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: The Tour de France

Jennie Coakley

Director - Events

Hometown: Avondale, AZ

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2021

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Getting to meet more people in the running community and hopefully inspiring more people to join

Occupation: School Effectiveness Specialist for Georgia Department of Education

Shelly Coburn

Birthday:

College:

Birthplace:

Favorite Event:

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters:

Top Performances: Age-graded over 90% at the Masters 5K Championships

Patrice Combs

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2014

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race & Atlanta's Women's 5K

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Spreading the light that Atlanta Track Club brings to the running community and connecting with the runners and walkers in the city.

India Cook

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2022

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Getting to represent the finest run club in the nation.

Occupation: Artist

Jeremiah Cowan

Hometown: Cocoa Beach, Florida

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2014

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I'm thrilled to be a part of the amazing running community in ATL, & help it grow! I feel fortunate to live in a city where running is fully embraced with the help of the Atlanta Track Club.

Occupation: Physical Therapist Assistant

Denise Crider

Program Manager - Youth Running & Partnerships

Email Alexandria

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Edinburg, TX

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: All Comers Track & Field

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Texas Relays

Alexandria Cruz

Program Manager - Youth Running & Partnerships

Program Manager - Youth Running & Partnerships

Email Alexandria

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Edinburg, TX

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: All Comers Track & Field

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Texas Relays

Alexandria Cruz

Program Manager - Youth Running & Partnerships

Program Manager - Youth Running & Partnerships

Email Alexandria

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Edinburg, TX

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: All Comers Track & Field

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Texas Relays

Alexandria Cruz

Program Manager - Youth Running & Partnerships

Birthday: May 7, 1960

Birthplace: Schenectady, NY

Favorite Event: High Jump

Years on Atlanta Track Club Masters Team: 3

Recent Top Performances: 2015, 2016 and 2017

USATF High Jump Champion in W55 High Jump

IG: @Juliajumping

Julia Curran-Villareal

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Two years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Dirty Spokes "Iron Hill" Trail Run

Fun Fact about Brigitte: Brigitte always has a dog by her side.

Brigitte Cutshall

College: Campbell University

Year: Freshman

Hometown: Lawrenceville, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Wingfoot XC Classic

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Alitza Dennard

Hometown: Gainesville, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Singleton 4 Miler & Braves Country 5K

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Being able to represent health and inclusion for all and be a positive influence in my community and represent Atlanta Track Club and everything it stands for.

Matt Douglas

Hometown: Decatur, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race & PNC 10 Miler

Ambassador Term: Third Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I look forward to sharing my love of running, encouraging others to choose fitness as a lifestyle, and representing my favorite city.

Occupation: Stay at Home Parent

Raina Duckworth

Birthday: January 25, 1982

College: The University Of Southern Mississippi

Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

Favorite Event: 200m

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2016

Recent Top Performances: Multiple National and World Championships, 4x100m Masters American Record Holder

Durran Dunn

Hometown: Decatur, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2023

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta's Finest 5K

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Meeting people of all backgrounds and connecting runners of all levels to meet their goals and achieve new highs in running. Atlanta Track Club is a huge running community. It is important to create an inclusive environment where everyone can reach their full potential, regardless of their performance level. We welcome everyone to Running City USA!

Occupation: Technical Analyst

Christopher Durham-Henderson

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2004

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon

Ambassador Term: Third Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I enjoy sharing my love for Atlanta Track Club events. I love connecting with the running community and sharing my love for races and movement. I really enjoy the opportunity to meet new people.

Occupation: Human Resources with Georgia Tech (Ramblin Wreck!)

Allegra El-Sayed

Hometown: Peachtree City, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I love sharing a passion for running with everyone I know! Being a face of Atlanta Track Club to my friends allows me to promote a healthy, active lifestyle to my community.

Samuel Ellis

Manager - Warehouse

Email Joey

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2016

Hometown: Dallas, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta's Finest 5K

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Virginia Highlands Summerfest 5K and Hot Chocolate 5K

Joey Epperson

Manager – Warehouse

Hometown: Canton, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Being able to share the love of running with others in the community!

Caitlyn Farrell

Hometown: San Antonio, TX

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2022

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I am looking forward to getting more engaged with the running community and helping show people that anyone can be a runner!

Occupation: Higher Education

Megan Faulkner

Birthday: January 22, 1972

Birthplace: Milledgeville, GA

Favorite Event: 10K

Years Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2015

Recent Top Performances: 2017 USATF Masters Outdoor Track & Field Champion at 5,000m and 10,000m

Brent Fields

Coach Fink is from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where she coaches and works at Zachary High School. Fink has over 15 years of coaching experience, and over the years as a coach has worked with two Gatorade Players of the Year and four Metro Champions, as well as claiming two State Titles and four Runner-Up State Titles. Her athletes have success at the local, state, and regional levels.

Julie Fink

Hometown: Tuscaloosa, AL

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2014

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Hawks Fast Break 5k and the Northside Atlanta Women's 5k

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: My favorite aspect of being an ambassador is connecting with a community of people who share the same passion for running as I do. From seasoned veterans to first time runners, Atlanta Track Club supports everyone and I love representing such a positive organization.

Occupation: Director of Finance for Atlanta Beltline, Inc.

Whitney Foster

Birthday: June 22, 1958

College: Berry College

Birthplace: White Pine, TN

Favorite Event: Hammer Throw/Weight Throw

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2018

Recent Top Performances: 2020 #1 world ranking in Weight Throw both indoors and out

Tom Fraker

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Two years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Grandma's Marathon

Fun Fact about Alec: Despite hailing from Minnesota, Alec has experienced more snow days during his time here in Atlanta!

Alec Francen

Birthday: March 22, 1971

College: The College of William & Mary

Birthplace: Wilmington, DE

Favorite Event: 1500m and/or Mile

Years Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2016

Recent Top Performances: 2015, 2016, 2017 Masters Female 40-49 Athlete of the Year, American Records in 800m and 1500m for 45-49

Sonja Friend-Uhl

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race & Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: My favorite thing thus far is engaging with the Atlanta running community and working with people to show them that anything is possible if you work hard.










Kyle Gause

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Two years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: St. Jude Memphis Half Marathon

Fun Fact about Arlene: Arlene is also a coach for Girls on the Run.

Arlene Goldner

College: Piedmont University

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Dacula, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: All Comers Track & Field

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Silas Goolsby

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2013

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Although this is my 1st year, I am excited about the opportunity to evangelize about the benefits of running throughout the ATL community. We have such a diverse running community and being able to be a running Ambassador for Atlanta Track Club shows all communities the beauty and elegance this running community has to offer.

Sonni Green

Coordinator- Volunteer Services

Email DeAndra

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2023

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Wingfoot Night of Champions

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: USATF Outdoor Track and Field Championships

DeAndra Greer

Coordinator - Volunteer Services

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Ten years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Chattahoochee Road Race

Fun Fact about Carol: In my younger years, I went to camp to be a trapeze artist several times.

Carol Gsell

Coach Hackney is currently a community coach at East Paulding High School. Before then, he was a distance coach at Kell High School and the director and head coach of the Walton Youth Track program. While at Kell, he coached the distance runners on the 2008 track and field region championship team and the 2009 Cross Country region championship team. He was selected as Cobb Co-Coach of the Year in 2009. Overall, coach Hackney has eight years of experience as a youth coach, 12 years as a high school coach, and over 20 years as a private coach for adults.

Bill Hackney

Senior Program Manager - Kilometer Kids & Youth Running

Email Madison

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2020

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Peachtree Junior

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Boston Marathon

Madison Hafitz

Senior Program Manager – Kilometer Kids & Youth Running

College: University of Georgia

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Peachtree City, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Rylie Hamilton

Hometown: Amityville, NY

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I am really looking forward to being a part of such a great running club and community while helping to inspire and motivate others to join ATC as well as achieve their running goals and feel a part of something.

Occupation: IT Supervisor

Jose Hardy

Hometown: Alpharetta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: AJC Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Atlanta Track Club has been a big part of my life for years, so I look forward to diving even deeper and pulling more folks along the way as I rep this amazing organization! Showing folks that running can be fun and you definitely don't have to be a track star to enjoy it! I mean *gestures around* look at me, we got this!

Brandon Harper

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2016

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I can't wait to recommend all the fantastic Atlanta Track Club races to my friends. I love this club and the friendships it has brought me.

Jacque Hartley

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Being able to inspire and motivate others to be successful in their own health and fitness journey

Occupation: IT Executive

Michael Hearn


Director - High Performance



Hometown - Mentor, OH

Current Residence - Peachtree Corners

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Race - Wingfoot XC Classic

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Race - Boston Marathon

Eric Heintz

Director - High Performance

Hometown: Macon, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2014

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: All Comers Track Meets & Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Representing Running City USA, spreading the word about Atlanta Track Club's running events & programs and motivating others to engage in a healthier lifestyle.

Occupation: High School Track & Field Coach and Military Veteran

David Henry

Hometown: Smyrna, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC 10 Miler

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: My goal is to help introduce people around me to the sport of running & the fun, welcoming, & competitive events ATC hosts!

Austin Hogan

Project Manager

Email Chris

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2018

Hometown: Stayton, OR

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: The AJC Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: The Boston Marathon

Chris Hollis

Project Manager

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2018

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Building a stronger bond with the amazing running & walking community.


David Hope

College: Valdosta State University

Year: Freshman

Hometown: Johns Creek, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Half-Marathon

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Jordan Huiet

Hometown: Alpharetta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Peachtree Road Race and Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Meeting new running friends and knowing more about community

Occupation: Software Developer

Raghava(RJ) Jalaparthi

Hometown: Rome, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2014

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: 3 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Spreading awareness of the brand and running community

Jonathan Johnson

Hometown: Tuscaloosa, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Interaction with my peers and the running community. Striving to lead a healthier lifestyle through running. Sharing my experiences and learning from others experiences. Having fun.

Occupation: Retired

Troy Johnson

Hometown: New Orleans, LA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2017

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: Third Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Sharing Atlanta Track Club events and benefits of health and wellness.


LaRhonda Julien

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2007

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC 10 Miler

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: New ambassador but run lead for over 12 years. Helping people start their running journey.











Rebecca Kayati

CEO

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2014

Hometown: West Orange, NJ

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Microsoft Peachtree Junior

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: The Penn Relays

Rich Kenah

CEO

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Seven years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: In-Training for Peachtree

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Westside 10 Miler

Fun Fact about Chris: Chris did not start running until age 64.

Chris Kitchens

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Eight years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Alpharetta Women's 5K

Fun Fact about Heather: Heather dressed up as Baby Jay (University of Kansas mascot) for the Office of Admissions when she worked for them as a student in college.

Heather Klenke


Recruiting Specialist

Email Laurie

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Chicago Marathon

Laurie Knowles

Recruiting Specialist

Manager - Merchandise

Email Katie

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2017

Hometown: Battle Creek, MI

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Detroit International Half Marathon

Katie Lail

Manager - Merchandise

Manager - Youth Events

Email Caryn

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2013

Hometown: Groton, NY

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: All Comers Track & Field Meets

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Boston Marathon (Road), Tunnel Hill 100 Miler (Trail)

Caryn Lamphier

Manager - Youth Events

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Six years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: TCS New York City Marathon

Fun Fact about Sue: Since 1999, Sue has been a volunteer puppy raiser for Canine Companions, a national service dog organization. She is presently training and socializing her 18th service dog, Wren.

Sue Landa

College: Georgia Tech

Year: Junior

Hometown: Pamplona, Spain

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Half Marathon or Singleton 20K Relay

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Leire Ripodas Laquidain

Manager - Event Marketing

Email George

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Stuttgart, Germany

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: 2022 PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Freiburg Marathon

George Leach

Manager - Event Marketing


Manager - Membership

Email Meaghan

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2017

Hometown: San Bernadino, CA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: AJC Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Napa-to-Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon


Meaghan Leon

Manager - Membership

Manager - Social Media

Email Denali

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Villa Rica, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Braves Country 5K

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: AthHalf Half Marathon

Denali Lerch

Manager - Social Media

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2011

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Meeting the members and promoting health and wellness.


Erica Leydic

Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2016

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Northside Hospital Atlanta Women's 5K

Been an ambassador for: Three Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: My favorite part about being an ambassador is the opportunity to welcome new runners and walkers in the community to the Atlanta Track Club family. I also love that I can help guide and motivate our members to reach their goals each year. Atlanta Track Club is equally welcoming and motivating to everyone in the community, and I feel honored to be a part of such an awesome team!


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Tabitha Lichtenberg


Manager - Volunteer Services

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Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2021

Hometown: I don't have one, Nomadic life

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Color Run in Philadelphia

Kristin Lide

Manager - Volunteer Services

Birthday: September 7, 1924

College:

Birthplace:

Favorite Event:

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters:

Top Performances: Multiple World Records including the 5K for 95-99 year old women

Betty Lindberg

Hometown: Gevenich, Germany

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2018

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Helping to spread the word about Running City USA and all the great people you meet along the way.

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Rebecca Ludwig

Gena Major is the Deputy Chief of Safety and Quality Assurance for the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA). She is a certified transit safety professional, Six Sigma Black Belt and a project management professional. Her experience is rooted in safety, quality and continuous improvement principles. Gena holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Kettering University and an MBA from the University of Michigan, with a concentration in operations management and organizational behavior. As an active member of her community, Gena has served as chair and vice chair of the Audit Oversight Committee for DeKalb County and serves as a community advisor to the DeKalb Board of Education's Audit Committee. She is a long-standing member of Atlanta Track Club and Black Girls RUN!, having volunteered as a group run lead for more than four years. Gena has run five full marathons, including Publix Atlanta Marathon in 2017 as a member of #TeamTakeDownPublix, which involved the largest number of African Americans to collectively run a full marathon. She was also a backer and inaugural participant of The Race, which supports black neighborhoods and black-owned businesses in Atlanta.

Gena Major


Manager - Events

Email Julia

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2021

Hometown: Mission Viejo, CA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: The Prefontaine Classic

Julia Manseau-Toth

Manager - Events

Manager - Expos & Merchandising

Email Andrew

Worked at Atlanta Track Club since: 2022

Hometown: Randolph, NJ

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon

Favorite non-ATC event: New York Marathon

Andrew Margve

Marketing - Expos & Merchandising

College: University of West Georgia

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Carrollton, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Ivan Markham

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Recent Top Performances: Ran 89.73% age-graded at the USATF Masters 5K Championship

Dave Matherne

Hometown: Germantown, MD

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2018

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atalanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I enjoy meeting new people and networking while volunteering at the race expos during packet pick-up.


Janice Mayo

Date of Birth: April 1, 1980

College: University of Northern Iowa

Birthplace: Trinidad and Tobago

Strongest/Favorite Events: 100m & 200m

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2020

Recent Top Performances: 2022 60m Gold Medalist, 2021 USATF Masters Outdoor Championships 100m Silver and 200m Bronze Medalist

Inga McIntyre

Vice President - Sponsorship & Strategic Partnerships

Email Lisa

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2015

Hometown: Mendham, NJ

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: The Boston Marathon

Lisa McMahon

Vice President - Sponsorship & Strategic Partnerships

Hometown: Norcross, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2015

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Resolution Run

Been an ambassador for: One year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I cannot wait to be a bigger part of what this community believes.



Molly McWilliams

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Four years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Chattahoochee Road Race

Fun Fact about Patrick: Patrick was runner-up on a TV cooking show in Germany.

Patrick Meyer

Coordinator - Warehouse

Email William

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2018

Hometown: Stone Mountain, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: All Comers Meet #3

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: The Boston Marathon or Dubai Marathon

William Michael

Coordinator - Warehouse

Hometown: Kalamazoo, MI

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2017

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC 10 Miler

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Time will tell











Maria Elena Miller

Manager - Event Marketing

Email Angelin

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Miami, FL

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Publix Atlanta Marathon

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: World's Best 10k in San Juan, Puerto Rico


Angelin Miller

Manager - Event Marketing

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Three years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: THE RACE Half Marathon

Fun Fact about Maria: Maria's favorite post-race snack is a banana. It's also her favorite running costume.

Maria Elena Miller

College: Kennesaw State University

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Woodstock, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Joseph Mines

Hometown: Snellville, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2021

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Meeting so many new people!

Occupation: Teacher

Abby Moeller

Hometown: Detroit, MI

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2015

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I'm looking forward to motivating runners while in training & on the course. I just want to be able to keep that energy flowing on the pavement. Making sure people know how big of an impact the Atlanta Track Club has in our community

Occupation: Network Design Engineer

Mark Monroe

President - Atlanta Track Club Foundation

Email Kendyl

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2020

Hometown: Madison,WI/ Reston, VA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: All Comers Track & Field Meets

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Penn Relays

Kendyl Moss

President - Atlanta Track Club Foundation

Hometown: Decatur, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: AJC Peachtree Road Race and Jerome Scales Southside 5K/5M

Been an ambassador for: 4 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Opportunities to interact with community and friends

YaQutullah Ibraheem Muhammad

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2017

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon & Northside Hospital Women's 5K

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I love representing Atlanta Track Club while helping out the community. Plus, working with my fellow runners is always a fun time!

Occupation: Senior Analyst




Courtney Naser

Coach Nelson held the Head Coach position at Pensacola Catholic School for 23 years. Currently, he is the Executive Director for Run Pensacola - Event Management. Coach Nelson is leading the agenda for educational sessions at camp this year.

Eric Nelson

Manager - Events

Email Eric

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2023

Hometown: Winter Park, FL

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Eastside BeltLine 3K - 10K

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Eric Nelson

Manager - Events

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: One year

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Hot Chocolate Run

Fun Fact about Linda: I really LOVE to volunteer. If I didn't have to work to pay the bills, I would just be a full-time volunteer.

Linda Oglesby

Hometown: Duluth, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2015

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: Third Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: The opportunity to give back, motivate, and inspire the community. I love Running City USA.

Occupation: Teacher




Kara Ollick

Hometown: Tehran, Iran

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2020

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: First year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Running is an incredible gift. I like to share this gift with everyone, and I wish it gives everyone the same Hope, Strength, and Confidence it has given me in such a short time.




Monica Pak

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Two years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Monday Night Brewing Westside 10 Miler

Fun Fact about Aurélie: I am from Switzerland and I love italian food. I am a neuroscientist, and when I am not trying to understand how our brain works, you can find me running or cycling around Atlanta.

Aurélie Pala

Manager - Social Media & Graphic Design
Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2020
Hometown: Jackson, MS
Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Resolution Run 5K
Favorite non-Atlanta Track Club event: Savannah Rock n' Roll Half Marathon

Meredith Parker

Manager - Social Media & Graphic Design


Birthday: March 28, 1983

Birthplace: Hardeeville, South Carolina

College: Cappella University

Favorite Events: Short Sprints

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2019

Recent Top Performances: 4-time USATF Masters National Champion (60m, 100m, 200m, and 4x100m) and Masters record holder (100m, 200m and 4x100m relay)

IG: @ron2fly2

Rondrick Parker

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Ambassador Term: Third Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Showing people that anyone can be a runner!

Occupation: Accountant

Molly Parker

Birthday: May 20, 1970

College: Lemoyne Owen College

Birthplace: Memphis, TN

Strongest/Favorite Event: 200m

Years on Atlanta Track Club Masters: 6

Recent Top Performances: 60m - 7.93, 100m - 12.19

Tecumseh Peete

Hometown: Bowdon, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2018

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: First Term

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Giving back to the running community, getting to spread the love of running and letting people see that runners come in all shapes and sizes

Occupation: Retired

Terie Phillips

Hometown: Staten Island, NY

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2015

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Spreading the word about all the wonderful opportunities the Track Club has to offer!










Christina Podenski

Hometown: Ocala, FL

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2010

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Half-Marathon

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Representing the club internationally and getting global involvement and exposure for ATC events!

Laura Poffenberger

Hometown: Lubbock, TX

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2022

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Singleton 20K Relay

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Getting to experience even more of what the Atlanta Track Club has to offer and spread the excitement with more people

Occupation: Physician

Tucker Pope

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2017

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: 3 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Spreading the word about Atlanta Track Club to both new and current and runners/walkers. Motivating and inspiring others to engage and embrace a healthier lifestyle through movement.

January Pugh

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2022

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC 10 Miler

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I enjoy getting to know the running community, and promoting a more active lifestyle.

Thomas Puri

Birthday: August 1, 1943

College: University of New Hampshire

Birthplace: Scranton, PA

Favorite Event: Pole Vault

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2016

Recent Top Performances: 2018 Masters Outdoor Track & Field Championships Pole W75 Pole Vault National Champion

Catherine Radle

Hometown: San Antonio, TX

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2022

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Getting to help out with beltline run club more!

Occupation: Dental Hygienist

Domonique Ramos

Hometown: Acworth, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2007

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: Second Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I can officially tell people how great the Atlanta Track Club events are, something I have done unofficially for years.

Mark Riggans

Coordinator - Atlanta Track Club Foundation

Email Renisha

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2023

Hometown: San Jose, CA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Stanford Invitational

Renisha Robinson

Coordinator - Atlanta Track Club Foundation

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2007

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Connecting with the diverse running community outside of my immediate running buddy circle. Representing Running City USA!





Jessica Rudd

Age: June 1, 1948

College: Florida State University

Birthplace: St. Petersburg, FL

Favorite Event: High Jump

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 1999

Recent Top Performances: 27th USATF Masters High Jump Championship

Jim Sauers

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Five years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Marine Corps Marathon

Fun Fact about Greg: Greg ran his first marathon after not running for 30 years.

Greg Schaub

Manager - Membership & Expos

Email Rachel

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: West Lafayette, IN

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon, 5K & Dash

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Chicago Marathon

Rachel Schrensky

Manager - Membership & Expos

Manager - Events

Email Austin

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Athens, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Hilton Head Firecracker 5K

Austin Schulte

Manager - Events

College: Emory University

Year: Senior

Hometown: Long Island, NY

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: BeltLine Race Series

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Daria Scolnick

Coach Scott has been the cross country and track coach at Harrison High School for the past 26 years. He has been successful in leading athletes to nationally recognized events.

Jason Scott

Hometown: Conyers, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2023

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I'm most excited to help represent a community that encourages me to get outside and experience our city!

Occupation: Production Director

Tyler Seabolt

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2017

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: BeltLine Run Club

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Meeting people who love running

Anna Sharp

Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Collaborating, encouraging, supporting and participating in Atlanta's Running Community.

Occupation: Photographer - VBS Photography ~ Perspire Sauna Studio's

Venita Bell Shaw

Hometown: Orlando, FL

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2013

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Very much looking forward to meeting new people and having the opportunity to volunteer at events

Occupation: Executive Services Associate

Adrian Shepherd

Senior Manager - Event Operations

Email Brantley

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 1991

Hometown: Marietta, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: AJC Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Brasstown Bald Buster

Brantley Sherrer

Senior Manager - Event Operations

Youth Team Coach

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Akron, OH

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race - the environment is rocking and I love running in summer weather!

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Boston Marathon

Chris Sherwood

Youth Team Coach

Manager - Events

Email Shana

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2016

Hometown: Franklinton, NC

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Jerome Scales Southside 5K

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Napa to Sonoma Wine Country Half Marathon (Because it's on my bucket list!)

Shana Smith

Manager - Events

Hometown: Smyrna, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2015

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend, Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race, & Youth events

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: To be able to work together as a team member to help others with their overall health regimens.









Shirlene Stafford

Hometown: Columbus, Ohio

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2017

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been an ambassador for: First year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Building the running community in Atlanta!





Katherine Stanfill

Hometown: Auburn, AL

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2012

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I am looking forward to spreading the word about all of the great Atlanta Track Club events - and that the club is for everyone - walkers and runners

Occupation: Strategic Sourcing Manager (Marketing) at Cox Communications

Cathy Stephens

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Three years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta's Finest 5K. It's always on my birthday weekend and I like to run as part of my birthday celebration.

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Ragnar Road Bourbon Chase

Fun Fact about Cathy: Working on running a half marathon in all 50 states. Eight down and 42 more to go!

Cathy Stephens

Manager - Events Marketing

Email Danielle

Worked at Atlanta Track Club since: 2021

Hometown: Roswell, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: AthHalf - The Athens, GA Half Marathon & 5K

Danielle Sudderth

Manager - Events Marketing

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Six years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: PNC Atlanta 10 Miler

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: THE RACE Half Marathon

Fun Fact about Kristi: Kristi can eat a dozen Maryland blue crabs in one sitting, a fact she's very proud of.

Kristi Swartz

Hometown:

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since:

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event:

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador:

Tina Tait

Atlanta Track Club Run Lead for: Nine years

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: TCS New York City Marathon

Fun Fact about Tina: The morning after running the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon for Kilometer Kids, Tina was on the Today show with Al Roker where she and Al teamed up to deliver the day's weather forecast. Pretty sure Tina also has a couple of Peachtree Road Race t-shirt designs to her name.

Tina Tait

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2015

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Northside Hospital Atlanta Women's 5K

Ambassador Term: Third Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Being able to introduce my friends and family to the Atlanta Track Club community!






Sonya Tanner

Hometown: Meerut, India

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2018

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon

Been an ambassador for: 2 Years

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Group runs and motivating people to run/walk.

Arjun Teotia

Hometown: Atlanta, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: My absolute favorite thing about being an ambassador is welcoming new people into the amazing Running City USA community! Atlanta Track Club has pushed me to run miles I never thought possible and given me a supportive group of friends along the way. I love being able to share those experiences with new and current members.

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I'm excited to share the benefits of the Atlanta Track Club community with others!

Occupation: Director of Marketing & Creative Services for Brooks Injury Law

Taylor Thompson

Coach Tillery has 20 years of coaching experience in Georgia. Fours years at Forsyth High School and 16 at West Forsyth High School. Prior to coaching in Georgia, coach Tillery coached at Escambia High School in Pensacola, Florida. Over his coaching career, he has acquired 12 Region Titles in Track and four Region Titles in cross country. At the state level in cross country, he's had a State Champion and 17 state podium finishers. In Track and Field, he's had three State Champions and five top-ten finishers at the State competition.


Clayton Tillery

Manager - Brand & Design

Email Amanda

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2021

Hometown: Richmond, VA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Peachtree Jr.

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Monument Avenue 10K - Richmond, VA

Amanda Tobin

Manager - Brand & Design

Manager - Brand & Design

Email Amanda

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2021

Hometown: Richmond, VA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Peachtree Jr.

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Monument Avenue 10K - Richmond, VA

Amanda Tobin

Manager - Brand & Design

Senior Manager - Events

Email Enrique

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2014

Hometown: Johns Creek, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Wingfoot XC Classic

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Spartan Race

Enrique Tomas

Senior Manager - Events

College: University of Georgia

Year: Junior

Hometown: Duluth, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Zoe Torio

Senior Manager - Finance & Operations

Email Elizabeth

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 1988

Hometown: Opa-Locka, FL

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: AJC Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: AthHalf

Elizabeth Unislawski

Senior Manager - Finance & Operations

College: Georgia Tech

Year: Junior

Hometown: Marietta, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Hannah Walker

Hometown: Acworth, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: PNC 10 Miler

Been an ambassador for: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: I'm so excited to rep this amazing organization and meet new people in the running community! I love running in this city and I am super excited to be an ambassador!

Lauren Weiner


Manager & Coach - In-Training

Email Bob

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Marietta, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: No question… Atlanta-Journal Constitution Peachtree Road Race! Atlanta's Finest Day!!!

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: Another hometown fave… The RACE! Followed closely by The Boston Marathon

Bob Wells

Manager & Coach - In-Training

Manager & Coach - In-Training

Email Bob

Worked at Atlanta Track Club Since: 2022

Hometown: Marietta, GA

Favorite Atlanta Track Club Event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Favorite Non-Atlanta Track Club Event: The RACE

Bob Wells

Manager & Coach - In-Training

Coach Williams has coached high school cross country for 25+ years. At the collegiate level, he was the Women's Cross Country coach at the University of North Georgia for 10 years. He has since retired and is currently the community coach for North Oconee High School.

Tom Williams

Hometown: Mableton, GA

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2020

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon, & 5K

Been an ambassador for: First year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Representing the track club and running city USA!







Victoria Wilson

Hometown: Jacksonville, FL

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2012

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Ambassador Term: Third Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: My favorite thing is meeting people I may not otherwise have known if it weren't for running/walking and being part of such a supportive community.

Occupation: Personal Trainer/Run Coach








Caitlin Wimberley

Birthday, June 21, 1965

College: East Central Oklahoma State University

Birthplace: Muskogee, OK

Favorite Event: All throws!

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2018

Top Performances: National Indoor Champion in Shot Put, Weight Throw and Super Weight Throw

Cheryl Wolfinger

College: Emory University

Year: Grad Student

Hometown: Albany, NY

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race

Been a college ambassador for: 1st Year

Lucie Xu

Birthday: July 20, 1956

College: Georgia State University

Birthplace: Springville, NY

Strongest/Favorite Event: Macon Labor Day 5K

Year Joined Atlanta Track Club Masters: 2000

Recent Top Performances: 28:45 at the USATF Masters 8 km Championship (91.45% age-graded), USATF Masters 10 km National Champion (age-graded), American Record in 12K (65-69 age group)

Ken Youngers

Hometown: Warren, OH

Been an Atlanta Track Club member since: 2019

Favorite Atlanta Track Club event: Publix Atlanta Marathon

Ambassador Term: First Year

Favorite thing about being an ambassador: Sharing my love of running with the Atlanta community and encouraging others toward their fitness and health goals!

Occupation: Nurse Practitioner

Andrea Zmaj