The director of membership works collaboratively with the CEO, board president, membership committee chair and Running USA staff to ensure a positive member experience for all RUSA members, to achieve membership growth goals through membership recruitment and retention initiatives and to support leadership development.
This paid part-time position works closely with the executive director, race operations, the media relations team and a team of committee volunteers for the Medtronic TC1 Mile road race and the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend.
Cornforth comes from USA Football where he was the Director of Strategy and Business Analysis since September of 2013, after having previously worked at USA Track & Field for 10 years, most recently as Director of Business Development.
Voting is now open to determine the winning design, which will be printed on a cotton-poly blend T-shirt, courtesy of Norcross-based Mizuno Running USA, and distributed to finishers of the 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race.
For the fourth year, The Cowtown Elite program will bring runners from around the world to Fort Worth to compete for prize money at the Marathon, Half Marathon, 50K (Ultra Marathon) and, new for 2017, the 10K distance.