Marcy Gillespie-Kinzer serves as the Vice President at the Capital Region Community Foundation. Prior to that, Marcy helped to establish the Playmakers Fitness Foundation, serving as Executive Director from 2012-2022. She worked in public education for 18 years as a teacher, coach and administrator in the Mason and East Lansing school districts. She earned her BA degree in English Education and her MA degree in K-12 Educational Administration from Michigan State University. Marcy served as the Race Director for the Izzo Legacy 5K Run/Walk/Roll from 2019-2023 and now acts as the Race Liaison. A lifelong resident of the Lansing area, Marcy is deeply committed to the health and wellness of area residents and the community as a whole.