Our People

Our people—staff, board members, coaches and volunteers—are dedicated to ensuring a positive experience for every participant and family. Learn more about the individuals who bring our mission and vision to life.

Our Staff

Olivia Mathews

Executive Director

Ronit Velde

Chief Operating Officer

Kate Yenrick

Community Engagement Manager

Stacey Haynes

Program Manager

Ryan Tollefson

Development Manager

Aly Logue

Program Coordinator

Work With Us

Do you share a passion for our mission and want to join the team? Learn more about open staff and board positions.

Work With Us

Our Board

Colleen Bartling

Fiduciary Trust

Katie Campbell


Jennifer Connelly

Clerk, Sherin & Lodgen

Alison Erbig

Liberty Mutual

Nicole Fitzpatrick


Christopher Garcia

Dell Technologies

Cyndi Roy Gonzalez

Board Chair, Town of Needham

Katharine Jensen


Peter Loeb

Treasurer, Tufts University

Elizabeth Millhouse


Olivia Mathews

Girls on the Run Greater Boston

Michael Marzelli

Lawrence Public Schools

Lesley Ryan Miller

Brookline Public Schools

Roopal Patel


Karen Pfeil



Associate Board

Marni Allen

Combined Jewish Philanthropies

Casey Bayer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Alaina Belanger

Boston Athletic Association

Cory Berg

Northeastern University

Alexandra Burke

John Snow, Inc.

Courtney Canning

Secretary, Cerevel Therapeutics

Erika Howe Carter


Danielle Cavendish

Boston University

Danielle Dupuis


John Flakes

Alyssa Foley

Cresa Boston

Natasha Gordon

Boston Public Schools

Ashley Griffin

Arbour Counseling Services

Kyra Holmquest

Allison Joyce

Nixon Peabody

Natasha Kellas


Sheridan Larsell

Upstream USA

Carly Laudani

Co-Chair, Wayfair

Shannon Mansfield

Ernst & Young

Taylor Mooney

Boston College

Megan Nalley

Treasurer, Liberty Mutual

Michaela Quigley

Alli Roberts


Rochelle Solomon

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Maggie Ukah

Wistia, Inc.

Our Culture

Our mission, vision and core values are at the heart of everything we do. Learn more about our organization, our commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity and access, and how you can join our team.