About Us

The River City Run Team

Tommy & Tina of River City Run

Tommy & Tina

Tina is a registered nurse and grew up in a small town outside of Houston. Tommy is an attorney with Stolhandske Law and native to San Antonio. Tommy and Tina met in college; she was on the cross-country and track teams and he was a basketball player. They both share a passion for running and the River City. In June of 2012, they dreamed up the idea for the River City Run after they were able to see Boston’s famous Freedom Trail with Eddie-O. They knew that San Antonio, full of beautiful, historical buildings andCertified Tourism AmbassadorTexas charm, would be the perfect site for a run of its own. In addition to the run, they’re more than happy to provide you with the “local scoop” on the best of San Antonio from restaurants to honky-tonks. They are also proud first-time parents to Miss Elin Marie who joined their family in September 2014!

Tina is also a Certified Tourism Ambassador by the San Antonio Visitor’s Bureau and was named the 2014 SBA Young Entrepreneur of the Year.

Theresa & Kelly of River City Run

Theresa & Kelly

Kelly and Theresa have been friends of Tommy and Tina since 2006, when they met in law school.  Theresa is an insurance defense attorney originally from Lubbock, Texas, and Kelly is an attorney who has lived in Michigan, Colorado, and Florida.  Kelly and Theresa are proud parents to Miss Maria Therese who was born in October 2014!

Johnna & Lance of River City Run

Johnna & Lance

Johnna and Lance joined the River City Run team in 2014 and have been a great addition! Johnna is a Special Events Campaign Manager with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. She grew up just south of San Antonio in Devine & moved to San Antonio in 2009 after graduating from Baylor University in Waco. Lance is a San Antonio native and a Court Coordinator at the Bexar County Court House. He is a Texas Lutheran University Alumni, where he first met Tommy and Tina. Lance and Johnna were married in September of 2014 and love spending time with their adorable dog, Lady, who can climb trees!

Venessa of River City Run


Venessa is a criminal defense and family law attorney who works at the Stolhandske Law Offices. She was an Army brat and moved several times, but considers both El Paso and San Antonio home. She graduated from Texas Tech University and the Texas Tech School of Law. She met Tommy and Tina after her first year of law school when she was a law clerk at the office. She is a former dancer turned runner and CrossFitter. She loves to travel and her favorite city, besides San Antonio, of course, is Munich, Germany. Venessa is a happy newlywed who got married in October of 2015!


Kris is a native of San Antonio and has spent the last 10 years living and enjoying the city’s vibrant downtown district. Besides being an avid runner, Kris loves to explore San Antonio’s restaurant, music, and nightlife scene, or spend time walking his dog along the river. Kris also keeps busy with his day job as a Fiscal Administrator for the City of San Antonio where he manages the fiscal operations of several city departments. In his spare time, he serves on multiple nonprofit boards and helps improve the lives of the community by volunteering his time. He holds both a Masters in Public Administration and Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of Texas at San Antonio.

About Us

River City Run is a unique tour company based in San Antonio, Texas. We offer 5K & 10K running tours every weekend around the River City. We run at a pace that’s comfortable for all participants and stop to observe 18 landmarks showcasing San Antonio’s rich history and culture.