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Meet our Race Director! Nathan Spencer and his wife Holly.

Nathan Spencer was the Operations Director for the 2017 Liberty Hospital Half Marathon/Jewell 5K and became Race Director in 2018.

“I am very excited to put on a great race for the community and show runners what Liberty has to offer,” Nathan said.

Nathan started running in 2014 and he has completed 6 full marathons, 30 half marathons, 13- 10Ks, 1- 12k, 3- 8Ks, 5 4-milers, 28- 5Ks.

Holly started running in 2006, and she has completed 2 full marathons, 88 half marathons, 29- 10Ks, 5- 8Ks, 12- 4-milers, 43- 5Ks.

Nathan and Holly have been married for 19 years and go to races almost every weekend eight to nine months out of the year. They have ran more than 260 races between them.

“Traveling to different states and earning all the nice medals is the highlight of our racing,” Nathan said.

The Spencer’s have earned more than 300 medals in 260+ races, including age group winner medals.

Race Committee

Aimee Tilley, Special Events Director, Liberty Hospital Foundation
Julie Simpson, Director of Marketing, Liberty Hospital
Stacey Hamby, Community Relations Specialist, Liberty Hospital
Sam Cangelosi, Graphic Designer, Liberty Hospital
Carolyn Wells, Trauma/Emergency Preparedness, Liberty Hospital
DK Taylor, City of Liberty Parks & Recreation
Brent Lager, Uncover KC
Craig Williams, Action Mailing
Rob Kinnard, Safety Engineer, Liberty Hospital
Andrea Cook, Accounting Manager, Liberty Hospital