Race Committee

No race of the quality of the Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run would be possible without a dedicated and experienced race committee and hundreds of volunteers. Below are listed the Cherry Blossom Race Committee. Behind each of them are our volunteers. If you would like to be among those who make this one of the best races in the nation, check out the Volunteer Information section of this site.

Dennis Steinauer, President

Phil Stewart, Race Director

Becky Lambros, Deputy Race Director

Jean Arthur, Water Stop Coordinator

Kelly Ashworth, Drug Testing

Pam Balcke, Webmaster

Molly Barackman Eder, Social Media

George Banker, Teams/Historian

Anna Berdahl, 5K Run-Walk

Nancy Betress, Awards

Eva Bramesco, VIP Hospitality/Clinics

Steve Broyles, On-Course Security

Michelle Carter, Volunteers

Muffet Chatterton, Merchandise

Keira D'Amato, Hospitality Functions

Jeff Darman, Consultant

Anna Dengler, Fall Kickoff

Bob DiIorio, Publications

Kenny Donovan, Communications

Collins Downing, Security

Tom Filippone, Equipment

Susan Green, Ombudsperson

Diane Hill, Special Needs Participants

Kerri Hill, Controller

Ashley Husich, Entertainment

Kari Keaton, Announcer

Creigh Kelley, Announcer

Glenn Klenk, T-shirts Pickup

Nita Lalla Roncone, Packet Pickup and Volunteer Coordinator

Adam Lambros, Gators

Bruce Lung, Start-Finish Security

Jimmy Marino, Sentries

Robyn Marsden, Kids Run

T.G. Marsden, VIP Parking/Sweep Vehicle

David Martin, Co-Medical Coordinator

Jen McCollum, Expo

Bee McLeod, Referee and Chief Judge

Rick Merryman, Consultant

Rachel Miller, Co-Medical Coordinator

Eve Mills, 5K Run-Walk

Candice Mothersille, Bag Check

Kim Nemire, Greening

Irv Newman, Signs

Bill Orr, Elite Athlete Coordinator

Keith Peters, Media

Phil Pommerening, Unified Command Center

Polly Porter, Medical Coordinator

Peggy Posey, Post-race Food

Phil Quinn, Special Projects

Timi Rogers, Bag Check

Eric Sinkeldam, Police Liaison

Arlene Solbeck, Merchandise

Steve Solbeck, Start-Finish Security

George Tarrico, Staging Area Logistics

Chris Tatreau, Event Design

Charles Walker, Medal Distribution

Betty Wang, MD, Co-Medical Director

Jill Washecka, Elite Athletes

Marsha Way, Volunteers

Kirt West, Virtual Training Coach

Leslie Williams, 5K Food and Water

Rob Wolfe, Start Corrals/Expo Security

Drew Woodrich, Seeded Runners

Denise Zawitoski, Information