About

The Live Feisty Media Corporation was founded by ex-professional triathlete Sara Gross, PhD. Our team of 8 includes podcast and video hosts, writers and social media experts. Our goal is to create unique and inspiring content for an audience that is largely women.

Check out our Feisty Team.

Sara Gross – Feisty Chief

Sara Gross, PhD - Founder and Feisty Chief Sara Gross is a former professional triathlete and holds a doctorate in women's history. She founded Live Feisty as a way to celebrate women's voices in triathlon and...

Ellen Pennock – deputy Feisty Chief

Ellen Pennock - Deputy Feisty Chief Ellen Pennock is a World U-23 triathlon bronze medalist and a student of science with oodles of covert creative potential. Ellen is the deputy Chief of Live Feisty. Anything...

Alyssa Godesky – IronWomen Podcast Host

Alyssa Godesky - IronWomen podcast, producer and co-host Alyssa Godesky is a professional triathlete and coach who sneaks in the occasional ultradistance trail race. She lives in Charlottesville, Virginia with...

Kelly O’Mara – Writer and Locker Room Talk Host

Kelly O'Mara - Writer and Locker Room Talk Host Kelly O'Mara is a professional triathlete and sports journalist who produces and hosts the Locker Room Talk podcast and does most of the work for our Triathlon-i...

Ashley Wiles – IronWomen Live Coverage Host

Ashley Wiles - IronWomen Live Coverage Host Ashley Wiles is the founder of Sole Girls, a program designed to empower girls ages 8-12 as they work towards running a 5km race.  Live Feisty is grateful for Ashley...

Haley Chura – IronWomen Podcast Host

Haley Chura - IronWomen Podcast Host Haley Chura is a swimmer turned professional triathlete that we recruited for her talking abilities to host the IronWomen podcast. From Montana to Georgia and back, Haley's...

Karen Thibodeau – Backstroke & Boobs Host

Karen Thibodeau - Backstroke & Boobs Host Karen Thibodeau is a professional triathlete, a community mental health nurse and the co-host of our comedy youtube show, Backstroke & Boobs. When she's not tr...

Lisa Ingarfield – Writer

Lisa Ingarfield, PhD - Writer Lisa Ingarfield, PhD is an academic and writer with a doctorate in International Communication. She is also an amateur triathlete and founder of Shift Sports, a company that offer...