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We build events that propel your lifestyle, build healthy communities, create loyalty and great memories and deliver results through the passionate world of sports and special events.

Joe Fleenor

Owner & USAT Certified Race Director

​Joe graduated from the University of Tennessee majoring in Sport Management and has spent his entire professional life in the sport and event production business.  


His first love was tennis, where he spent 7 years working with the United States Tennis Association (USTA) in helping run local, state and regional tournaments and providing growth consulting services to tennis clubs, independent teaching professionals, parks and schools.  After leaving the USTA, Joe moved into corporate event production, serving as Director of Events & Client Relations for The Rainmaker Companies, the leading training and consulting firm working with accounting firms across the globe, before launching Above The Fold in 2016.

Katie Choma

Events Team - Operations

​Katie has dedicated herself to building and executing successful events for her clients, as well as chasing her ever-growing goals as an athlete. She's been an Event Planner, Corporate Meetings Planner, Operations Manager, Asst Race Director, and a Wedding Planner. When she isn't working, Katie spends time raising money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and has raised over $175,000 per year since 2014. 

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Kristen Wilson Fisher

​Creative Director

With over 16 years of design and creative development experience, Kristen bring a very seasoned eye to an area of true passion for her. As an avid triathlete, she enjoys connecting her love for design with a company set out to bring amazing race day experiences to all. Among countless shorter distance races, Kristen just finished her sixth full IRONMAN in Louisville. 

Jamie Spalding

Events Team - Sponsorships


Jamie is our Kentucky rep and she is heavily involved in our races that take place there. She works full-time, she's a mother, a volunteer, your #1 supporter, a pace group leader for Fleet Feet Cincinnati, and a seasoned triathlete. She's active with the Bluegrass and Cincinnati Triathlon Clubs and has completed all race distances from 5K events up to full IRONMAN races. She loves the excitement of race day and the building of community around triathlons. 

Hannah Herzog

Intern - Volunteer Coordinator


Originally from Appleton, WI, Hannah recently moved to Nashville to start the Masters of Sport Admin program at Belmont University. She studied Sport Management and Early Childhood Education during her undergrad and was also a member of the college swim team. Hannah loves sports (obviously!), animals, traveling and being active.