Contact CARA

By Staff Member

Please direct general inquiries to To speak to a CARA staff member, please call 312-666-9836 and make a selection from the menu. CARA is located at the following address:

Chicago Area Runners Association
549 W. Randolph St, Suite 704
Chicago, IL 60661
Greg Hipp (e-mail) Executive Director
Tim Bradley (e-mail) Director, Training Programs (Coach)
Declan Murray (e-mail) Director, Partnerships
Dale Erdmier (e-mail) Manager, Communications & Marketing
Jillian Andrada (e-mail) Sr. Program Manager (Charity Partnerships & Special Events)
Jim Akita (e-mail) Program Manager (Membership & Engagement)
Nick Schneigert (e-mail) Program Manager ('Go Run & Race Certification)

By Program / Event

Please direct all general inquiries to or call 312-666-9836.

Program / Event Contact Person
Awards Party Jillian Andrada
Charity Training Partnerships Jillian Andrada
'Go Run Nick Schneigert
Group Runs Jim Akita
Marathon VIP Experience Jillian Andrada
Orangetheory Fitness Ready to Run 20 Miler Greg Hipp
Race Calendar
Dale Erdmier
Race Certification Nick Schneigert
Race Director Clinics / Questions Greg Hipp
Runners' Choice Circuit Jim Akita
Six Series and Social Runs Declan Murray
Team CARA Charity Team Jillian Andrada
Training Programs / Clinics Tim Bradley
Wintrust Lakefront 10 MIler & 5K Greg Hipp