Staff and Board


Courtney Berg
Executive Director

Courtney Berg, Executive Director, joined Girls on the Run St. Louis in October of 2011. However, her introduction to the organization began the Fall of 2003 as a coach for St. Gabriel the Archangel School in St. Louis.

Annie O'Brien
Operations Director

Annie O'Brien, Operations Director, joined the Girls on the Run St. Louis team in July 2017. She has served as a coach, program parent, SoleMate, and advocate for the organization for more than 10 years!

Lisa Mulligan
Program Director

Lisa Mulligan, Program Director, joined the Girls on the Run St Louis staff in December, 2016. Lisa grew up in St. Louis and then went to the University of Dayton ...

Emily Franz
Development Director

Emily Franz, Development Director, oversees the fundraising, grant writing and volunteer engagement efforts of the organization.

Liz Mergenthaler
Program Manager

Liz Mergenthaler, Program Manager, joined Girls on the Run St Louis in August, 2017. Liz brings a wealth of knowledge to the organization having participated as a volunteer, coach, and Solemate before joining the staff in 2017.

Kate Miller
Program Coordinator

Kate Miller, Program Coordinator, joined the GOTR-STL team in July, 2018. Kate is no stranger to GOTR having served as a head coach/site liaison for seven years...

Mia LaBrier
Program Coordinator

Mia LaBrier, Program Coordinator, joined the GOTR-STL team in October, 2018. She grew up in St. Louis, then traveled to Iowa to attend Cornell College where she received her undergraduate degree in Psychology.

Courtney Turner
Development Coordinator

Courtney Turner, Development Coordinator, joined Girls on the Run St Louis in August, 2018. Prior to GOTR, Courtney held roles in the areas of advertising and marketing communications...

Leticia Brock
Operations Coordinator

Leticia Brock, Operations Coordinator, joined Girls on the Run St Louis in November, 2017. Leticia has her MBA from Maryville University and recently returned to St. Louis from Tennessee...

Kori Borucki
Office Administrator

Kori Borucki, Office Administrator, joined the GOTR team in July 2019. Serving as the first point of contact to GOTR-STL and providing support in key projects throughout the season, Kori brings a warm smile and great enthusiasm for the organization's mission.


Steffani Lautenschlager - Board Chair
Chief Development Officer, City Academy

Robert Harrison – Board Vice Chair 
Chairman of the Board & President, The Daniel and Henry Company

Jill Coates – Board Treasurer
Corporate Controller, Apex Oil

Hannah Nelson – Board Secretary
Senior Counsel, BJC HealthCare

David Pokorny – Immediate Past Chair
Senior Director Marketing, Fox Sports Midwest

Kimberly Berry 
Educator, Bermuda Elementary, Ferguson-Florissant School District 

Amy Fulton
Senior Director - Internal Audit, Express Scripts

Mondonna Ghasedi
Associate Circuit Judge, 21st Judicial Circuit of St. Louis County

Sue Harrison
Community Volunteer 

Tina Jackson
Manager, Assurance and Advisory Accounting Services, Deloitte & Touche, LLP

Allison Krepel
Associate Attorney, Polsinelli, PC

Mike LaMartina
Chief Revenue Officer, Ballpark Village St. Louis

Calencia Mitchell
Manager, Portfolio Management, Center for Clinicla Excellence, BJC Healthcare

Advisory Board

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