Ellen Bankhead manages office administration, finance, customer service, special events and programs such as the Legacy and Hall of Fame groups.
Carly Caulfield first arrived at the Houston Marathon Committee in October of 2000. In 2016, Caulfield was promoted to senior director of operations.
Erin Kasperek manages the We Are Houston RunFest and HOOPLA programs and also oversees the Chevron Houston Marathon Run for a Reason charity program.
Kristin Lamb manages the Memorial Hermann IRONMAN Sports Medicine Institute EXPO, branding and graphic design elements of the event, and sponsor activation over race weekend.
Erin McGowan is responsible for managing legal affairs for the Houston Marathon, the elite athlete programs and overseeing participant services for the events.
Wade Morehead, Executive Director of the Houston Marathon Committee and the Houston Marathon Foundation, has 20 years of sports operations and event management experience.
Mike Root is responsible for race day course operations and has a 20-year volunteer for the Houston Marathon Committee.
Amanda Sandoval is responsible for participant services, including registration, packet pick-up, technology and results. She also manages the legacy program and accommodations for the event.
Nathan Schaffer is responsible for pre- and post-race participants services areas in the GRB Convention Center and he designs and oversees the security perimeter.
Paloma Suter's primary role is to oversee the volunteer program, from recruiting to race day management.
Ally Walker helped build the foundation from its inception to an organization that has now reinvested over $1 million dollars back into the greater Houston running community.