The Chattanooga Track Club

Promoting Running and Fitness in Chattanooga

CTC Hiring: Executive Director - applications being accepted through Dec 20


A volunteer-based oranization for the past 40 years, the Chattanooga Track Club has established a legacy of quality events and support for the running community that is unique in America.

The Chattanooga Track Club is in the process of hiring an individual to fulfill the role in the CTC Vision identified as 'Coach/Director'.

Another perspective on the position is offered in Ron Bush's Times Free Press story that ran earlier this month: Track Club Ready to Hire Full-Timers

Application Info

Applications are being accepted for the position through the 20th of December 2006. Applications may be mailed to the Chattanooga Track Club at PO Box 11241 Chattanooga, TN 37401. The may also be submitted by email to

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Planning, promoting and directing CTC events
  • Soliciting and obtaining corporate sponsorships
  • Managing club budget club budget
  • Staffing and managing to fulfill club vision

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Regular speaker at public forums – both for informational purposes as well as to promote running, walking and fitness
  • Networks regularly with the running community in Chattanooga and outside – statewide, regionally and nationally. Well-known at RRCA and among running leadership nationally
  • Oversees quality and is ultimately responsible for the quality of all CTC programs, events and appearances
  • Enthusiastically promotes and seeks to fulfill the CTC mission
  • Handles and/or oversees course certification
  • Oversees daily club management
  • Oversees equipment management
  • Attend monthly Board and all Committee meetings
  • Meet separately with volunteer Race Directors as needed
  • Qualifications

    • Dynamic public speaker
    • Entrepreneurial spirit
    • Passion for running
    • Relationship builder
    • Community minded and open-minded
    • Experience in non-profit management a plus
    • Experience in race management
    • Proven ability to do fund raising
    • Proven budget management ability

    Position reports to the CTC Board.


    Chattanooga Track Club • PO Box 11241 • Chattanooga, TN 37401 • 423.842.6265