Newman Elementary School

Meets: Fridays from 7:00-8:00 AM

Nicole ginley


Nicole is a Utah transplant from Colorado. After graduating from the University of Oregon and working in L.A., she chased the mountains and a career to Salt Lake City. Her favorite activities include skiing, trail running, rock climbing, reading, and baking. She hopes to inspire the kids at Newman Elementary to fall in love with running like her teachers inspired her through similar programs.

David Wray


David was born and raised in Salt Lake City. He graduated from the University of Utah in December, 2016 with a degree in Spanish. He is currently working as an assistant at an ophthalmology clinic while applying to medical school. He loves running and is excited to be volunteering with Running Forward to help the students at Newman develop a love of running also.


“Courage is not having the strength to go on; it is going on when you don’t have the strength.” -Theodore Roosevelt