Joanne has over 35 years working in the equine assisted activities industry. She is an avid horsewoman, ran a successful business breeding Connemara ponies and spent several years working in the arena directly with students of all ages and abilities. Joanne received a certificate in Nonprofit Management from the University of Virginia and spends a great deal of time in the community sharing her passion to Continue reading “Joanne Hart”
Debbie is a graduate from Centenary College with a Bachelor’s degree in Equine Studies. After college she competed and evented through the intermediate level. Debbie joined LTR initially as a volunteer and then became a PATH Intl. Registered Continue reading “Debbie Gerbich”
Mary Jo graduated from the University of Texas in 1973 with a BA in History. She is a US Navy Commander Ret. having served from 1973 – 1994. Mary Jo is a PATH Intl. NARHA Master Instructor, PATH Intl.Certified Driving Instructor, PATH Intl.Lead Faculty/Evaluator Registered Instructors, and a PATH Intl. Lead Visitor. She joined Continue reading “Mary Jo Beckman”
Allison started with LTRF as a volunteer in 2001 and joined the teaching staff in 2004, achieving her PATH Int’l. Instructor certification that same year. She has a B.A. in Biology and Environmental Studies from Dartmouth College. Her first career Continue reading “Allison Goldfarb”
Pam is a life long horse person. She began teaching riding at the University of Maryland where she got her degree in business. Pam had a brief stint in the corporate world but gave it up to pursue a full time equine career. She went on to teach at and manage several different Continue reading “Pam McAfee”
Being part of a non-profit, equine-centered organization fulfills a lifelong dream for Bonnie. Her 3 decade career path in financial services took a fortuitous turn upon relocation to VA in 2010. After settling in Waterford, Bonnie happily exchanged her business suits and late night board meetings for jeans, boots and early morning “neigh” greetings.
A volunteer since 2011, Bonnie joined the LTR staff in 2013 and loves the opportunities she has Continue reading “Bonnie Salem”