About Our Council

About Our Council

Girls on the Run® of Magee-Womens Hospital is hosted by Magee-Womens Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and serves eight counties in Western Pennsylvania:Carlsbad

  • Allegheny
  • Butler
  • Beaver
  • Lawrence
  • Mercer
  • Washington
  • Westmoreland
  • Venango

 

Meredith Colaizzi, Council Director
mcolaizzi@magee.edu
412.641.1596

Since 2003, Meredith Colaizzi has served as the full time Program and Council Director for Girls on the Run at Magee-Womens Hospital. Meredith’s responsibilities include grant writing, new site development, staff development, coach recruitment/training and media relations. Every runner needs a good running buddy, and Meredith’s favorite is her Boston Terrier, Rudy.

Andrea Sanders, Program Coordinator
sandersae@mail.magee.edu 
412.641.8904

Since 2008, Andrea has served as a Program Coordinator for Girls on the Run at Magee-Womens Hospital. Andrea’s responsibilities include SoleMates recruitment and management, sponsorship, fundraising, and staff development. Andrea enjoys running, swimming, DIY projects, spending time with her kids and being around friends.

Ellen Giarrusso, Program Coordinator
giarussoe@mail.magee.edu
412.641.8904

Since 2014, Ellen has served as a Program Coordinator for Girls on the Run at Magee-Womens Hospital. Ellen’s responsibilities include new site development, coach recruitment/training, marketing and merchandise, and the Sneaker Bash fall fundraiser. Ellen has many interests and hobbies, but coincidentally they all begin with the same sound:  Family, friends, fitness, food, photography and farming (well, vegetable gardening, but we needed to make it fit).

Amanda Webb, Program Coordinator
webbal@mail.magee.edu 
412.641.8580

Amanda is a Program Coordinator for Girls on the Run at Magee-Womens Hospital. Amanda’s responsibilities include, coach recruitment and training, 5k logistics and volunteer coordinator. Amanda has many interests, including running, hiking, baking, biking and walking with her husband Jeremy and two furbabies!

Advisory Board

  • Patty Genday
  • Denise Wickline
  • Lauren Rauscher
  • Trina DeMarco
  • Kimberly Leonard
  • Heather Mediate
  • Carma Repcheck
  • Ariana Cort
  • Lauren Henzler
  • Sharon Trimber
  • Amanda Webb