I began running back in 2010 at the age of 27. I never ran in high school or college but caught the bug as an adult. Still, I consider myself a fairly accomplished runner. The four pillars of my running have always been fitness, friendship, competition, and charity. In the 2014 New York Road Runners Annual Report I was quoted as saying “You can do more with running than just cross the finish line”.

I have spearheaded multiple fundraising campaigns that helped to raise over $10,000 for charities including Meals on WheelsAmerican Red Cross, and Association for the Visually Impaired. I am consistently working to learn, train, grow, and improve.

Some of my accomplishments include:

A PR, or a “Personal Record”, refers to your best time in a race of a specific distance.

This is a current list of my running PR’s.

Distance Time Date Location
200m 29 6/19/13 Pearl River, NY
400m 1:08 5/8/13 Pearl River, NY
800m 2:32 7/3/13 Pearl River, NY
1200m 3:53 7/3/13 Pearl River, NY
1 mile 5:13 7/3/13 Pearl River, NY
5K 18:15 3/18/14 Pearl River, NY
4 mile 23:23 3/18/14 Pearl River, NY
5 mile 29:07 3/18/14 Pearl River, NY
10K 38:28 5/9/15 Congers, NY
10 mile 1:06:13 9/8/13 South Nyack, NY
Half Marathon 1:20:43 3/29/15 West Point, NY
Marathon 2:58:10 5/18/14 Sugarloaf, ME

Run Every State

To run a marathon is an experience. From the training to the finish line, these are experiences we remember fondly. After my first marathon in New York City I decided that it was important to collect these experiences. I set my goal to run a marathon in all 50 states. At the end of my journey I will have visited every part of the United States and will have a beautiful collection of experiences – and finisher medals.

The completed parts of my journey:

October 15, 2016 Baltimore Marathon 3:28:35 Write Up
South Carolina
March 5, 2016 Myrtle Beach Marathon 3:11:37 Write Up
April 20, 2015 Boston Marathon 3:21:08 Write Up
November 23, 2014 Philadelphia Marathon 3:31:07 Write Up
October 26, 2014 Marine Corps Marathon 4:15:36 Write Up
June 21, 2014 Grandmas Marathon 3:22:48 Write Up
May 18, 2014 Sugarloaf Marathon 2:58:10 Write Up
October 12, 2013 Hartford Marathon 3:34:58 Write Up
April 28, 2013 Eugene Marathon 3:07:27 Write Up
October 7, 2012 Chicago Marathon 3:19:22 Write Up
New Jersey
May 6, 2012 New Jersey Marathon 3:39:46 Write Up
New York
November 6, 2011 New York City Marathon 4:31:18 Write Up