staff ksanchezKaren Sanchez, Founder and Executive Director, has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and is a PATH Advanced Level Instructor. She is an accomplished horsewoman,  served as an equestrian judge during the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games, graduated at the “A” Level of the United States Pony Club, spent 10 years participating in 4-H, and served  5 years as the organizational advisor to the Savvy Riders 4-H Club of Licking County.  She is studying Level 4 of the Parelli Savvy System and has studied with numerous top horseman including Ray Hunt, Walter Zettel, Jimmy Wofford, and Pat and Linda Parelli. 

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Jessica Wolgast, Instructor, graduated from Otterbein College, Westerville, OH with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Equine Management in 2009.  She is an enthusiastic horsewoman as well as a certified PATH Registered Instructor. She was involved with The Shane Center as a program volunteer and college intern before joining our staff.




2018 Board of Directors: 
Joel Sanchez, Kathie Sanchez, Ronda Seligman, Laurie Galwitz, Nancy Zaiser, Bob Williams, Raj Hora, John Hinton, Angie Kaiser