Toby Stanton founded the team in 1992. Toby handles recruitment, athlete selection, coaching, race direction, and sponsors. Toby grew up in Maryland and Connecticut and attended Connecticut College. After retiring from competitive cycling in 1989, Toby started a bicycle frame building and painting shop in Shirley, MA. He still operates the shop and it has become one of the premier custom frame painters in the country. Toby has four adult children, and seven grandchildren.