Meet Our Coaches

Our diverse team of volunteer coaches is made up of experienced runners who are passionate about encouraging others in the sport. The coaches are the lifeblood of Women’s Running School and reflect the many types of runners there are – some are distance runners, some focus on helping those interested in improving pace, while others enjoy working with new runners and walkers.

Our coaches for the 2017 season are:

Adrienne Jandler
Bobbi Steed
Brandi Ollis
Charlotte Matheny
Christie Novak
Christie Strupe
Christine O’Brien
Cinthya Garcia
Courtney Isom
Ellen Gefen
Gina Dixon
Joanne Parsons
Johanna Bingham

Julie Hughes
Karen Stone
Katie Vogler
Laura Craven
Laura Weil
Maureen Franklin
Melanie Wright
Renee Barber
Rita Alison
Rosa Alonso
Theresa O’Laughlin
Tiffany Stankewich

Substitute coaches are:

Jim Halsch
Laura Craven
Linda Ballantyne
Lori Kijek
Lori Stevenson
Lynn Crawford
Thayle Heggie


Key Details...
Thursdays, 6:00 -7:00 p.m.
Aug. 3 - Oct. 12

Kick-Off Event:
July 18th at 6:00 p.m.
Women’s Hospital Education Center
801 Green Valley Road

Fee: $65

Fee includes:
  • 11 weeks of training
  • membership in the Greensboro Running Club
  • training resource guide
  • tech shirt