Falcon Race Timing is not just a company…we are a family. We strive to provide fast, accurate results to our customers while helping support the running community in our area. With more than 20-years combined race management experience, we are a knowledgeable strategic partner for your next event. Get to know our family before we arrive on race day.
Bob Welby (Co-Owner)
The Old Guy. Long time marathon runner. You’ll find Bob hanging around a race of some kind almost every weekend. He’s passionate about the sport and those that participate in it. Bob has run more Boston Marathon’s than he can count but he also has no problem jumping into a local 5k and running with the best of them. You won’t see him behind a computer on race day. He’s more at home with the manual labor.
Char Welby (Co-Owner)
Office Go-fer. Char helps out at the office and on race day wherever she is needed. She enjoys timing & scoring events but doesn’t mind helping a race director with last minute advice. She is a true race enthusiast.
Andy Wahila (Co-Owner)
9 times out of 10 Andy is the person answering emails and responding to questions race directors or participants might have. If you don’t hear back from him within 15 minutes, something might be wrong.
Andy’s true passion shows on race day. He has timed more than 600+ races over the last 10+ years and has the most experience on staff. He is a proud father of 2 daughters and loves being able to watch them grow up on a daily basis.
Jared Sholley (Part-Time)
Jared is a proud husband and father of three. When he is not timing races for us, you can find Jared working out at the gym, riding bike, archery hunting, playing the drums, or chasing his kids around the house. He’s also an active runner and loves to challenge himself on the trails. Jared has been timing races since 2015.
Eric Cuevas (Part-Time)
Grandpa Eric. Eric is original from Virginia but has lived in central PA for the past 25+ years. He is happily married to his best friend Laura for more than 25 years. They have two daughters (Tia & Cassandra) and a son (Dylan) as well as two grandsons (Brantley & Jaxxon) and a granddaughter (Khaleesi).
Eric is an avid outdoors-mans and enjoys hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, the mountains, boating, motorcycles…. you get the idea. He loves being outside and active.
Although Eric works for us part-time, he has been one of the reasons our company is as successful as it is today. You can regularly see him working an event almost every weekend for us.
Rachel Bond (Part-Time)
Rachel lives in Binghamton, NY with her husband Paul. She is assistant director of a non-profit and avid Buffalo Bills fan.
Her favorite race to run is Utica Boilermaker. On Saturday nights Rachel & Paul enjoy sitting by a fire in the back yard.
Rachel has been working and timing races since 2021.
Tony Joy (Part-Time)
The Eager Beaver. Tony is a proud father of four. Three of which are girls. We feel for him.
He is a welder / fabricator by trade and enjoys the outdoors as well as spending time with his family. Outside of timing you can find him camping on the weekends, fishing, hunting or collecting fire wood for the winter. He also coaches his son’s football and baseball team.
Tony has been timing races since 2016.
Jason Parrish (Part-Time)
Jason works full-time at the East Shore YMCA in downtown Harrisburg. Some would call him the mayor because he knows everyone and everything that happens on a daily basis. He is a big Louisville Cardinals fan, all around good guy and a huge beer expert.
He knows a little bit about timing as well.
Eric Steen (Part-Time)
The “Other” Eric. Eric is a true animal lover. He lives in Winfield with his wife Jordan and their daughter.
Eric has been part of the team and timing races since 2017. He enjoys a nice local beer after a day of timing, college football, the UFC and spending time with his daughter.
Eric was a college soccer star at Vanderbilt University, once earning two yellow cards against Belmont in the season opener. He was a dominate but physical player.
Chris Markle (Part-Time)
Chris is a father of five who has been a college administrator for over three decades. He has completed four marathons and dozens of 5K and 10K events over the years.
In his spare time, Chris enjoys following current events, drinking strong coffee and rooting for all of the Pittsburgh sport teams.
Ryan Landis (Part-Time)
Ryan has been part of the Falcon team since the beginning. He works just about every weekend and does a lot behind the scenes to help keep everything on track.
He works full-time as the Director of Information Security at Northumberland Christian School. He can also be found around NCS teaching health & computer classes or driving the school bus.
In his free time, Ryan enjoys tinkering with electronics and spending time with his family playing games, kayaking or fishing. He is a volunteer EMT and BLS instructor.
Leslie Shelhamer (Part-Time)
Leslie lives in Horseheads, NY with her husband Jason and her college-aged kids, Eric and Grace. She works full-time as a Regulatory Specialist at Corning Inc.
In her free time Leslie is an avid runner and triathlete who has done event distances anywhere from 3.1 to 140.6 miles.
Leslie has been toeing the timing line since 2021 and has been a great addition to Falcon’s New York crew!
Don Dingle (Part-Time)
Don started working with us in the summer of 2021. When he is not working the computers at the finish line, you can find him chasing the completion of 100 marathons as well as completing 1 marathon in every state.
He enjoys going to Walt Disney World with his family and has completed the Dopey Challenge (5K, 10K, half-marathon and full marathon all in the same weekend) twice!
Don has 3 children and 6 grandchildren, including twins. He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys wildlife videography via his 50+ game cameras. He is currently pursuing a Master’s Certificate in the Studies of the American Civil War.