Staff and Board


Courtney Berg
Executive Director

Courtney Berg, Executive Director, joined Girls on the Run St. Louis in October of 2011.

Maggie Siemer
Operations Director

Maggie Siemer grew up in St. Louis and has a BS in Management from University of Missouri-St.

Claire Brown
Program Coordinator

Claire Brown, Program Coordinator, joined the GOTR-STL team in June 2015. Originally from Petersburg, Illinois, Claire started running cross country and track in middle school and upon graduating high school, signed to run cross country and track for Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville

Bailey Blake
Program Coordinator

Bailey Eversole Blake, Program Coordinator, joined the GOTR-STL team in March 2014. She grew up in Ballwin, Missouri, and graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2013 (Go Tigers!) with a bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology.

Sam Rhoades
Office Administrator

Sam Rhoades, Office Administrator, returned to the GOTR team as part of our new operations team in a part-time capacity. Serving as the first point of contact to GOTR-STL and providing support in key projects throughout the season, she brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and enthusiasm for the program.

Carole Koutsky
Operations Coordinator

Carole Koutsky, Operations Coordinator, joined Girls on the Run St Louis in April 2016. She recently relocated to St. Louis from North Carolina where she worked for Girls on the Run of the Triangle as their Office Coordinator for 2 1/2 years.

Cate Medeiros
Program Coordinator

Cate Medeiros, Program Coordinator, joined Girls on the Run St Louis in January 2015 when she started her graduate school practicum with the organization.

Laura Roeseler
Development Director

A skilled development professional with more than seven years of fundraising experience, including annual fund management, individual, corporate and foundation giving, volunteer coordination, and event planning, Laura is proud to call St. Louis home. She received her B.A. in history, and a minor in French, from Truman State University in 2003.


Amy Bender-Levy – Board President
Attorney, The Marks Law Firm LLC

David Pokorny - Board Vice President
Marketing Director, Fox Sports Kansas City – Fox Sports Midwest – Fox Sports Indiana

Michelle Brady, CPA – Board Treasurer
Executive Director, Transaction Advisory Services, Ernst & Young LLP

Katie Bergh Manga
Senior Vice President, Advancement, Wyman

Sara Bozler
Educator and Community Volunteer

Dr. Katie Bucklen
Hospitalist, St. Louis Children's Hospital

Lilian Davis
Associate Attorney, Polsinelli, PC

Regina DeLuca-Imral
Senior Media Specialist, Edward Jones

Sarah Green
Corporate Marketing Manager, Clayco

Aimee McDaniel, CPA
Audit Senior Manager, St. Louis Audit, Deloitte & Touche, LLP

Emily Rothschild
Assistant Manager and Community Leader, Athleta

Melissa Yost, CPA
Chief Administrative Officer, Argos Family Office, LLC

Advisory Board

Lindsay Bush
Amy Koman
Katie Lerwick
Ronna Pohlman
Carrie Polk
Jill Silverstein
Kristie Skor
Jill Indovino – Council Founder