All Runner2Runner coaches are certified to coach - They have active USATF memberships, completed the USOC SafeSport Course, and have completed extensive background checks. Furthermore, they hold a wide range of athletic & coaching achievements, scroll down to read more about our talented staff!

 

We are currently adding additional coaches - If you are interested in joining our team email Howard@runner2runner.com 

 

WASHINGTON

 

 James Cameron 

    • Former D1 All American at University of Washington
    • #3 ALL TIME (mile) #6 ALL TIME (5k outdoors) #7 ALL TIME (3k indoors) #7 ALL TIME (5k indoors) at the U.Washington 
    • Completed in XC as well for U.Washington
    • Sub 4 Miler  
    • In high school ranked top 20 in the nation for the 1600m
    • First team all state in California for XC
    • Loves photography, his son, and the outdoors!

 Katie Howard 

    • Ran in 30+ Half marathons & 8 Full marathons to date 
    • 2020 Boston qualifier 
    • Currently 2nd grade teacher
    • In high school - Varsity Track and XC athlete
    • Loves her dog (Baxter), cooking and of course running!

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 Brian Comer

    • Former D3 Athlete at Seattle Pacific University 
    • #Top 100 finisher at GNAC Championships 
    • Grew up in Sammamish, Washington
    • IFour year varsity Track + One year varsity Basketball
    • If he could invite anyone to dinner, it would be Steve Prefontaine "because f how inspiring he is through his endless commitment to running."


OREGON

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 Jamie Newsome  

  • Former D1 Sprinter/Jumper for Indiana State University
  • Top NCAA East Region Jumper 
  • Named MVP and Most Valuable Sprinter in High School (Lee's Summit West)
  • Earth Science Major - Loves the outdoors! 

 

 Jaime Rodden

  • Former D3 collegiate runner (800m/1500m) at Linfield University 
  • Level I US Association of Track and Field coaching certification.
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) 
  • B.S. in Exercise Science
  • 8x Varsity letter in high school (Track / XC / Soccer)
  • Loves to travel, most recently to Italy for the food. 

 

 Tyler Green   

  • Former D3 collegiate runner (sprints / long jump) at Colorado College 
  • Qualified for Oregon state meet 4x in high school
  • Varsity basketball player  
  • Current mentor at a nonprofit youths
  • Go Blazers, Timbers, and all Portland sports!
 

 Ashley Marcy 

  • Former Varsity XC & TF athlete at Lincoln High School
  • Ran the Portland Marathon & San Francisco Half 
  • Currently training for Hood to Coast, Portland Half, and Berkeley Half 
  • Loves running, soccer, rock climbing, yoga, skiing & backpacking
  • Current Oncology Nurse
 

 

 

Abram Misiluti 

  • Coached 2 Runner2Runner seasons (TF & XC)
  • Loves running marathons - Portland Trail Series x3, Bay to Breakers x3.
  • 1st in age group for Cinderella Marathon 
  • Currently training for Timberline Trail, Hood to Coast, Portland Marathon, Skyline Trail and Berkeley Half 
  • Loves running, soccer, rock climbing, yoga, skiing & backpacking
  • Currently at Oregon Community Foundation 
 
 

Madison Rizzio 

  • Current middle school Portland Public track coach (Franklin Youth)
  • Zumba instructor & manager at Crunch Fitness 
  • Varsity dance, soccer, and swim athlete in high school
  • Passionate about health, personal training, and the fitness industry! 
 

 Katie Encabo 

  • Ran for Runner2Runner back in Middle school with founder (Melissa Hill)
  • Former Varsity XC & Track athlete for Lincoln High School
  • 7x Hood to Coast relay finisher 
  • Coached middle school with Portland Public Schools & with Girls on the Run
  • Loves Portland, the Blazers, tennis, hiking, and traveling!  

 

 Noah Jacobson

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  • Former D3 collegiate track & basketball player at Grinnell College
  • 2017 & 2018: Academic All-Conference at Grinnell 
  • Portland born and raised!
  • Oregon Live's Top 30 3-point Shooters List in 2016.
  • Loves Portland's great outdoors!

 

 

MICHIGAN 

 

 Mike Quick 

    • Former D1 Track & XC Running at Michigan State 
    • Academic All BigTen
    • Top 200 Boston Marathon finisher 
    • 4x High School Regional XC Champion
    • 4x High School All State XC, 3x High School All State TF (Michigan)
    • Completed in the Junior Olympic Circuit as a youth, including USATF National Champ at 3000m (U12 age division) 
 

 Dustin Voss 

    • Former D1 Track & XC Running at Michigan State 
    • Won state championship as a senior, placing 2nd as a junior
    • Won state championship with state record time in the 4x800m
    • 3x ALL state honoree in XC (high school)
 

MISSOURI

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 Kim AuBuchon

  • Level I US Association of Track and Field coaching certification
  • 7+ years of coaching experience
  • Completed 20+ half marathons, 11 full marathons, 1 half Ironman, 1 full Ironman to date
  • Lover of all things running and fitness
  • Current MBA candidate at the University of Missouri, St. Louis

 

Ashley Weaver 

 Ashley Weaver   

  • Received Division 1 scholarship for collegiate cycling
  • B.S. in Exercise Physiology from Midwestern State University and M.S. in Human Performance from Lindenwood University.
  • 5+ yrs experience in coaching athletes from all backgrounds
  • Former High School Varsity Track & Cross Country Runner
  • Currently competes at the US Elite National level in cycling
  • Enjoys being outdoors, all things sports, and encouraging/teaching others to move and be active!

 

 

 

 Mark Spewak 

  • Former D1 collegiate runner (distance) at Rider University
  • 2x Boston Marathon
  • Passionate about fitness and personal training.
  • Varsity XC & Track at Ladue High School (2010)
  • St.Louis born and raised! 
   Victoria Soncasie 

  • Former D2 Collegiate athlete (Distance) at Truman State University
  • Completed in both Track and XC in college.
  • St.Louis born and raised, attended Ladue High School. 
  • In high school 4 year Varsity Track and XC athlete
  • Current MD candidate at Saint Lous University School of Medicine
 

 Jessica Stromsdorfer  

  • Former HS Varsity Track & XC athlete at Ladue HS
  • 5k event coordinator & volunteer 
  • Former head coach for Girls on the Run
  • Loves any and all outdoor activities
   Lindsey Gevers 

  • D2 collegiate athlete XC/TF at University of Missouri: St.Louis 
  • 3 sport varsity athlete in High School - Track / Volleyball / Tennis 
  • 3 full marathons & 5 half marathons
  • Youth Running Camp Instructor at St.Charles Community College
  • Currently attending UMSL obtaining a Bachelors in Elementary Education w/ Special Education certification  
 Nick Dolan 

  • Former D1 Collegiate athlete (Distance) at St.Louis University
  • Completed in both Track and XC in college.
  • Coached middle & high schoolers at the STLU Billikens Summer Camp
  • In high school 4 year Varsity Track and XC athlete
  • Holds bachelors of science in Meteorology