Marcy Gillespie-Kinzer became the first Executive Director of the Playmakers Fitness Foundation in 2012, after serving 18 years in public education 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 helped to start the Friends of the Lansing Regional Trails non-profit organization and served as Vice President of the Board. She is honored to serve as the Race Director for the Izzo Legacy 5K Run/Walk/Roll. 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.