Judy Fortin: Founded Freedom Trails in 1995. She is certified through Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) as a "Standard Riding Instructor" in English and Western, "Instructor for riders with a Disability" (IRD), and "Overnight Guide".
Claudia Hanning: Trained as a physiotherapist/hippotherapist (hippotherapy: curative treatment with the help of the horse) in Germany. She is a riding instructor and vaulting (gymnastics on horseback) instructor. Claudia has over 40 years of horse experience and over 25 years of physiotherapy experience.
Shannon Marks: Started as a volunteer with Freedom Trails in 2011. She received her CHA Instructor Certification in 2012. Shannon completed 9 years of 4H in the equine program and is an accomplished rider.
Sarah Fortin: Started volunteering at Freedom Trails when she was 6 yrs old. She finished 3 years in 4-H equine program. Sarah has been Program Assistant for Freedom Trails since 2020.