Founder and Executive Director-Marybeth Wiefels

Certified life and empowerment coach. Certified by EAGALA in equine assisted growth and learning. Certified crisis counselor. Currently working on Masters in Psychology. Retired law enforcement officer.  30 plus years horse whisperer before becoming a people whisperer.

Clinical Director- Dr. Wendy Smith

Licensed  psychologist with more than 20 years of training and experience. She utilizes strategies from cognitive behavioral techniques, clinical hypnosis, EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (certified by EAGALA).  Individualized techniques to both the client and the issues being addressed.

Public Relations Director-Shari Edwards

18 years in title and escrow marketing-

Real estate license-

Event planner extraordinaire.


Chief Financial Officer-Esther Pecora

Certified life and empowerment coach. Certified EAGALA facilitator.

20 years managing own business.

Figures out how to make it all work!

Board President and Volunteer Coordinator- Yolie McDonald

EAGALA certified. Lifetime horse experience.  Somehow always manages to wrangle enough volunteers to make each event a success!