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Toni Carey

Toni Carey's passion for health and fitness led to the co-creation of Black Girls RUN!, a grassroots organization that encourages and inspires African-American women to live a healthy lifestyle. While currently serving at the helm of Black Girls RUN!, she is a freelance writer for Zelle (a Runner’s World publication) and provides public relations and marketing consulting to grassroots organizations.

She has been named one of the “30 Black Bloggers You Should Know” by The Root, Essence Magazine’s “35 Under 35: Young Black and Amazing Women,” and recently received Toyota’s Standing O-Vation Award presented at Oprah’s 2014 “The Life You Want” Weekend in Atlanta. You can connect and learn more about Toni by going to www.tonicarey.com.