Jaimee Wagner

Instructor

Jaimee has been providing instruction for riders at SHAR since 2000.Miss Jaimee conducts the SHAR Assisted Riding Training Course as well as teaches both Able Body Lessons and Assisted Riding.  Jaimee is a graduate of Muhlenberg High School.  In 2003 she earned a BA in Psychology from West Chester University of PA. Since 2003, Jaimee has been working in the Human Services field as a Direct Care Worker, Case Manager, Vocational Specialist, Training Coordinator, and Certified Investigator.  She has been horseback riding and training since the age of 7. Jaimee, her daughter/side-kick, Quinn, and two stinky Bulldog Layla McSparklePants live in Muhlenberg Township. Her favorite color is pink, favorite song is “The Ladybug Picnic” from Sesame Street and most importantly, Jaimee’s favorite volume is LOUD!  Jaime has completed both Phase 1 & 2 of PATCH.

Apryl Vog

  Instructor

New to Shady Hollow Assisted Riding, Apryl began teaching July 2011.  Apryl teaches both Able Body Lessons and Assisted Riding Lessons. She has earned the American Riding Instructors Association Level II certification in Hunt Seat, an Associate Degree in Equine Science and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Large Animal Science, Delaware Valley College.  Apryl has completed both the Shady Hollow Assisted Riding Training Course as well as completed Phase 1 of PATCH.

Allison Strubilla

 Instructor 

Allison teaches both Assisted Riding Lessons and Able Body Lessons.  She had been riding for over 15 years.  She is a graduate of Kutztown University with a degree in Psychology and a minor in Social Work.  Allison has been with SHAR since 2006.  MIss Allsion instructs Assisted Riding Lessons, Able Body Lessons as well as Transitional Riding. Besides instructing, she also provides SHAR with her wonderful photography skills.  All pictures on our website are courtesy of Miss Strubilla. Miss Allison has completed Phase 1 of PATCH.

Terri Zimpleman

Instructor

Terri has been a volunteer at Shady Hollow for several years.  She completed the Assisted Riding Instructor Training Course in 2011  and began instructing in the 2012 Assisted Riding Season .  Miss Terri also helps to teach our Bridle Club, Volunteer Riding and Able Body Lessons.  Along with Miss Kathi, Miss Terri instructs the Volunteer Training Courses and acts as Volunteer Mentor as well. Miss Terri has completed Phase 1 & 2 Training at PATCH.

Kathi Minninger

Instructor

Kathi has been a volunteer at Shady Hollow since 2006.  She along with Miss Terri, conducts all Volunteer Training Classes and Volunteer Mentors during Assisted Riding lessons.  Kathi has completed the Assisted Riding Instructor Training Course at Shady Hollow and has begun instructing lessons. Miss Kathi is head instructor at Aaron’s Acres Special Needs Day Camp.  She also teaches Able Body Lessons, Volunteer Riding and our Transitional Riding Lessons.  Miss Kathi had completed Phase 1 Training at PATCH.