About the Anchorage Running Club

The Anchorage Running Club is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization whose mission is to promote healthy lifestyles through running and walking. The Club has over five hundred members who share a common interest in running and/or walking and who represent the entire spectrum of performance, including elite runners, mid-packers, back-of-the-packers, and recreational walkers. Members include marathoners, triathletes, race walkers, high school cross country team members, the young, the not-so-young, male and female alike. The Anchorage Running Club truly offers something for everyone!

Board of Directors

The Anchorage Running Club is governed by a nine-person board of directors.  Directors are elected to three-year terms by the club membership.  Board meetings are generally held the second Thursday of every month at 6:00 PM at the Club's office at 2804 W Northern Lights Blvd. 

The current board members are:

  • Ruth Bratz  --- President
  • Tammy Morton --- Vice President
  • Melanie Clark --- Treasurer
  • Kate Nixon ---  Secretary
  • Dawn Hansen
  • Neil Lamothe
  • Heidi Clement
  • Cassey Bradley-Leonardis
  • Mike Wahlig


View Or Download The AnchorageRunning Club By-laws


Questions and information regarding the Club may be e-mailed to info@anchoragerunningclub.org. Membership questions may be e-mailed to :membership@anchoragerunningclub.org.  Questions/comments regarding the website may be e-mailed to web master@anchoragerunningclub.org. You may also snail-mail questions or requests to:  Anchorage Running Club, PO Box 243362, Anchorage, AK  99524.