Board of Directors

The FLRC Board of Directors holds monthly meetings to manage the operations of the club, which are governed by the FLRC bylaws. A list of the current board officers and members at large is below.

Board Meetings

The Board meets monthly (typically on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM) via Zoom. Meetings are open to the public and are announced on the FLRC Forum. If you’d like to attend, send an email message to board-meeting@fingerlakesrunners.org to receive the Zoom connection details via auto-reply. If you’d like to bring a matter before the Board, mention it in your message, and we can discuss adding it to the meeting agenda.

2022 FLRC Board Members

Club President and VP of Track: Adam Engst

Adam Engst is the club president, directs FLRC’s track meets and the Hartshorne Masters Mile, captains the cross-country team, times numerous races, maintains FLRC’s Internet presence, and runs everything from the mile to the marathon. He’s the CEO of a tech publishing company.

VP of Roads: Mickie Sanders-Jauquet

Mickie has served as the FLRC board president for three years, volunteer coordinator for two, and Annual Picnic organizer for five. She is the current race director for the Twilight 5K and co-director for Tortoise & Hare. She is an RRCA-certified race director and running coach, and currently serves as the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) New York State Representative.

VP of Trails: Pete Kresock

Pete has served on the FLRC board since 2017, directs the Danby Down & Dirty trail race, is part of various club committees, and assists with FLRC’s website. When he’s not chasing after his toddler twins he enjoys running long distances—mostly off-road—and works as an x-ray tech.

Secretary: Bill Watson

Bill Watson volunteers for FLRC track meets and other FLRC events, and enjoys racing a variety of distances on trails and roads. He was a practicing attorney before coming to Cornell to pursue a PhD in legal philosophy.

Treasurer: Charlie Fay

Charlie Fay has been the club’s treasurer since 2021, is an assistant race director for the Hartshorne Memorial Masters Mile, volunteers in a variety of roles for other races, and designs course layouts for regional cross country races. He is retired from Cornell University and divides his road and trail training between Ithaca and Brittany, France.

Member-at-large: Nancy Kleinrock

Nancy Kleinrock has filled various roles on the FLRC board since 2004 or thereabouts, including many years as club secretary. She also regularly volunteers at races and other club events, and is happiest when running or racing long distances on trails. She works remotely developing and reporting on content for a company that puts on technology conferences.

Member-at-large: Heather Cobb

Heather Cobb organizes and captains FLRC’s regular group runs. She is a back-of-the-pack runner who enjoys distances from the half marathon to 50K, both roads and trails. She works as a client manager for local and national Greek organizations, assisting with their communication programs and managing their alumni databases.

Member-at-large: Tonya Engst

Tonya captains FLRC’s cross-country team and is a frequent volunteer at FLRC events, especially track meets. When she finds time, she also helps with FLRC publicity. She hopes to bring back the “Monkey-cakes” group run in 2022.

Member-at-large: Michael Allinger

Michael Allinger has been an active member on the board since 2015 and previously served as treasurer. He currently works for Cornell Information Technologies in the Data Warehousing group.

Member-at-large: Steve Shaum

Steve Shaum has held various positions since joining the FLRC board in 2005 (co-president, membership coordinator, and several committees), has been past race director of the Finger Lakes 50s Trail Races, and volunteers at many of the club’s events. He enjoys the trails and focuses on middle distances but has completed several marathons, 50Ks, and a 50-miler over the past 30 years of running. He works as a career and academic advisor for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University.

Member-at-large: Charlie Trautmann

Charlie Trautmann joined the board in 2020. He chairs the governance committee and is assisting with the organization of social activities, running clinics, and other events. He is the Director Emeritus of the Sciencenter, a visiting scholar in Cornell’s Psychology Department, and a member of a number of local non-profit boards.

Member-at-large: Ian Golden

Ian Golden is the founder and owner of the Finger Lakes Running Company, Red Newt Racing, and the Trails Collective. His focus is on on trail, mountain and ultra events, and his three kids. Ian started as an assistant coach with the Ithaca College women’s track and cross country programs in 2021.

Member-at-large: Tim Logue

A first-year member of the board in 2022, Tim never really thought of himself as a runner (it was soccer for years), but has fallen for trail running with friends. As the Director of Engineering for the City of Ithaca, he leads the City’s trail efforts.

Other FLRC Officers

Equipment Manager: Gary McCheyne
Webmaster: Adam Engst
Membership Coordinator: Shelly Marino
Social Media Coordinator: Kate Blackwood
Compliance Officer: Charlie Fay

FLRC Board Meeting Minutes

2022 | 2021 | 20202019 | 2018 | 2017 | 20162015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000

Minutes of FLRC board meetings since 2000 are available as PDF files, linked below.