B.A.A. Administration

Meet Our Team

The B.A.A. operates on a day-to-day basis planning the Boston Marathon and a year-long schedule of programming and events that promotes health and fitness through the sport of running. Led by Tom Grilk, the Executive Director of the B.A.A., the B.A.A. continues to grow as an Association for all seasons.

Grilk oversees a dedicated team of professionals who are committed to maintaining the Boston Marathon as the world’s finest road race, and developing events such as the B.A.A. 10K, the B.A.A. Half Marathon and the B.A.A. 5K into staples of New England running.

Thomas S. Grilk
Executive Director
Josh  Boissoneau
Event Administrative Coordinator
Gina  Caruso
Treasurer
Marc  Davis
Communications Manager
Jack  Fleming
Marketing & Communications Director
Pamela  Girouard
Manager, Administration & Special Projects
Howard  Kramer
Distribution Center Coordinator
Trygve  Larsen
Registration Services & Special Projects
Kara  MacDonald
Registration Services & Disability Programs
Terrence  Mahon
Coach, High Performance Program
Josh  Nemzer
Operations Manager
Anne Marie  Peloquin
Coordinator, Runner Services
Michael  Pieroni
Head Coach & Elite Athlete Programs
Barbara  Sicuso
Director of Registration Services & Charity Program
T.K.  Skenderian
Marketing and Sponsorship Manager
Denise  Sweeney
Manager of Registration Services & Verification Processing
Suzanne  Walmsley
Assistant Coach - Running Club & Elite Athlete Programs Assistant
Elisabeth  Worthing
Community & Volunteer Services Coordinator
B.A.A. Moment 4

1972 - Women Official Entrants in Marathon

Although Bobbi Gibb was the first woman to complete the Boston Marathon in 1966, it was not until the 1972 Boston Marathon that women could become official entrants due to a change in AAU rules.