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 2019 season are:

Lien Wilson
Desireé Zetterlund
Julie Hughes
Joanne Parsons
Maureen Franklin
Colleen Wait
Tiffany Stankewich
Jane Kelman
Charlotte Matheny
Nora Solar
Linda Ballantyne
Gina Dixon
Vitrina Patrick
Colette Patrick
Theresa O’Laughlin
Belinda Hammond
Sarah Hampton
Patty Christensen
Melba Eldridge Lewis
Shelby Phillips



Substitute coaches are:

Renee Barber
Rosa McKenzie
Laura Weil
Mara Lindner
Johanna Bingham
Amy Baker
Carrie Cowan
Patti Bonham


Key Details...
6:00 -7:00 p.m.
Aug. 1 - Oct. 3

Kick-Off Event:
July 11th at 6:00 p.m.
Women’s Hospital Education Center
801 Green Valley Road

Fee: $70  |  $65 (Greensboro Running Club Members)

Fee includes:
  • 10 weeks of training
  • Membership in the Greensboro Running Club
  • Training resource guide
  • Tech shirt