Meet Our Team

Phil Horner

Owner

Phil and Melissa Horner and their family are the owners of Fleet Feet Sports. Phil is a Kingsport native and a graduate of the University of Tennessee. He enjoys bicycle riding, kayaking, and, of course, running. He also enjoys racing dirt bikes with his son Alex.  Melissa is also a native of Kingsport and a graduate of both Carson-Newman and Tusculum colleges.  She also enjoys running and working out.  Melissa teaches for the Kingsport City School system.  Their children, Alex and Sarah Beth, do what normal teenagers do.

Lindsey Jones(email)

General Manager

Lindsey joined our team in February 2017. Originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, she is finding her new home in Johnson City to be quite the adventure. Lindsey graduated from Western Carolina University in May of 2015 with a B.S in Hospitality and Tourism Management. She loves being outside, paddle boarding, running and mountain biking. Lindsey and her husband Kevin, have two children by the name of Paisley and Parker. Parker and Paisley have 8 legs together. 

Josh Snapp(email)

Marketing Coordinator

Josh joined Fleet Feet in November of 2016. Born and raised here in Kingsport, TN, he completed his B.S. in Business Admin in 2011 from King College. He is the father of two beautifully amazing girls, and loves spending his free time with them and is best friend, his wife. If he isn’t helping others out at work or spending time with his family you might find him putting some miles in on the local roads or the trails!  

Daniel Greene

Outfitter

Daniel joined the Fleet Feet Kingsport in April 2017. He currently runs Cross Country and Track and Field for Volunteer High School, where he is a Senior. In the Fall, Daniel will run Cross Country for Tennessee Wesleyan University, on an athletic scholarship. Daniel always has a smile on his face, and loves to meet new people. In Daniels spare time he also loves to knit and play the piano. 

Julia Parr

Outfitter

Julia started working for Fleet Feet Johnson City in August of 2017. Julia is a Senior at Science Hill High School. Julia plans to attend Samford University next Fall, and continue her Pole Vaulting career! When you don't find Julia at work, she is most likely out and about acting super goofy with friends and family. Julia loves to show off her crafty-ness in store. She also refers to herself as a "Professional Underwater Basket Weaver."

Abby Hunt

Outfitter

Abby joined Fleet Feet Johnson City in August of 2017. She currently is a Pre-Pharmacy major at ETSU. In her spare time from working, she enjoys to study, cook, and clean. Don't let this fool you... Abby is not the "granny" she seems to be. Come by and see Abby. She most likely is bound to tell you a funny joke (you may or may not laugh).

Gretchen Dietrich

Outfitter

Gretchen joined Fleet Feet Kingsport in August of 2017. She is originally from Maryville, TN, but has lived many different places. Gretchen planted her roots in Kingsport, after finishing her degree at ETSU. She has been a part of our running community in the tri-cities for years. Now she is ready to share her passion for running and a healthy lifestyle. She enjoys running and biking with her husband Scott, and spending time with her daughter, Elizabeth and new puppy, Piper. She is always training for different races and triathlons. 

Adam Barnard

Outfitter

Adam joined the Fleet Feet family in 2016 as a Fit Specialist. He currently is a student at Georgetown University and runs track and cross-country for them.

Nick Horne

Outfitter

Nick joined Fleet Feet Johnson City in December of 2017. Nick loves running, "picking up the ladies", and most importantly, he loves to meet new running goals. Nick is a Junior at East Tennessee State University. There he runs Cross Country, and Track and Field. Come by and say "hi" to Nick!

Austin Smith

Outfitter

Austin joined Fleet Feet Kingsport in June of 2018. He is currently pursuing his PhD in Sport Performance and Physiology at ETSU and is an assistant coach for the Milligan College Track and Field Team. When he isn’t working or studying you will find him on the trails!

Tori James

Outfitter

Tori joined Fleet Feet Kingsport in in March of 2018. She was born and raised here in Bluff City, TN. She graduated from ETSU in May of 2018 with her degree in Exercise Science. When Tori isn’t helping make people’s feet happy, she loves spending time with her family, especially her niece and nephew.

Jeb Jones

Jeb joined Fleet Feet Johnson City in April 2018. Jeb is a Senior at Science Hill High School where he competes in both XC and track. Jeb is a dog lover, the bigger the better! If you can’t find him at work, check the local Mexican restaurants, he is probably enjoying some chips and queso with his friends!

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