Staff Members

Our Team

Special Equestrians has built a team of professionals who bring years of experience in fields of therapeutic riding, nonprofit management and development; behavioral health, academic, and special-needs programming; and equine-assisted activity programming. All share a desire to help others and a passion for all facets of equestrianism.

Special Equestrians is a Registered PATH (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship) International Center. Our staff includes:

  • Certified PATH Intl. Therapeutic Riding Instructors
  • ¬†Occupational and Physical Therapists
  • a certified Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA) Instructor
  • 15 specially trained therapy horses, including 2 rescue Thoroughbreds
  • 100+ Volunteers a week, who logged more than 12,000 hours in 2015