The Orca Running Team
Porter started race directing in 2010 after a short career in engineering and has never looked back since. He's completed races from 5k to 50k, but his favorite race is the one that he gets to run with his baby boy, Jamie.
Aaron started working for Orca Running in 2016 and is a huge part of making the events a success. He's an incredible rugby player and enjoys spending his free time hiking with his wife and puppy dog Jasper.
Sara joined in 2016 and heads up our marketing. She's a passionate runner, lacrosse player, and owns a Finnish Spitz! Her pup had to get used to a new family member when she had an adorable daughter, Molly, in 2017.
Hannah joined our marketing team in 2017. She wants to travel the world running all the relay races. When she is not running she loves spending time with her family and is on the hunt to find all the best vegetarian food in Seattle.
Natalie started working for Orca Running in 2017 and loves volleyball, running, baking, hiking, singing, chocolate, and Wheel of Fortune. She and her husband have 4 kids and 2 dogs that keep her busy! She is also working hard to finish her degree!
Orca Running's Race Director since 2014, Ashley mixes drinks and designs a killer courses with equal skill and panache. She is a devoted runner, but her greatest joy comes from spending time with her husband and two young daughters.
Jessie is our volunteer coordinator and avid runner; hails from upstate New York and really loves historic preservation of old buildings. She has the youngest calf in our pod, a baby boy named Caanan!