Sunnyside Staff

Meet the Instructors

A talented group of individuals works together to staff the equestrian center year round. Instructors are certified by PATH International, the governing body of therapeutic horsemanship.

jackie

Jackie West
Program Director

PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor & Mentor
Path International Certified Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning
Certified in Mental Health First Aid
Special Olympics Equestrian Coach

stephanie

Stephanie Hunt
Stable Manager

Path International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor & Mentor
Certified in Mental Health First Aid
Special Olympics Equestrian Coach

emily

Emily Caton
PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor & Mentor PATH International Certified Specialist in Mental Health & Learning
B.A. Therapeutic Horsemanship

tara

Tara Dunford
PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor PATH International Certified Equine Specialist in Mental Health & Learning

uli

Uli LiRosi
PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor

tricia

Tricia Conte
PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor

kelley

Laurie Kelley
PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor & Mentor
PATH International Certified Equine Specialist in Mental Health & Learning
Certified in Mental Health First Aid
Special Olympics Equestrian Coach

denise

Denise Kalfayan
PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor

lisa

Lisa Haskell
Office Administrator
PATH International Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor & Mentor
PATH International Certified Equine Specialist in Mental Health & Learning
Certified in Mental Health First Aid

Meet the Animal Attendants

Laurie Kelley

Mary Green

Nicole Neis

Stephanie Polizois

Ava Prestigiacomo

Jason Steidle