a native Iowan and co-owner of We Run. She is passionate about
running, walking and just staying active. Opening We Run has been
a long time desire of hers and bring it to North Liberty is a dream come
true. Kris took up running later in life as a way to get back in shape
and stay active with her youngest son, Casey. The love of running was
quickly shared with her husband, Brian and if you hang out with Kris
long enough she will probably talk you into running a race with her or
just joining her in a Let's Run Class.
personally completed numerous team relay marathons, several half
marathons and just recently completed her first marathon. Kris enjoys running and loves introducing the sport of running to
novice runners through her Let's Run Classes offered through the North Liberty Rec Center.
owner of We Run, Kris is an active member of the communities;
supporting dozens of charities and non-profit organizations through
sponsorships and donations. Kris is an active member of the Iowa City
Area Chamber of Commerce, the Garnder Walking School Bus, and the
IRRA. Kris is married to the co-owner of We Run , Brian Tharp, the
president of Janda Motor Services working there for the past 20 years
and has three children.