Extension Horses Members

Who are your Horse Experts?

Kris Hiney, Chair, Extension Horses, Extension Horse Specialist, Oklahoma State University

Karen Waite, Past-Chair, Extension Horses, Michigan State University

Colleen Brady, Extension Horses, Youth Horse Extension Specialist, Purdue University

Kathy Anderson, Financial Leader Horses Team, Extension Horse Specialist, University of Nebraska

Ashley Griffin, Executive Co-chair Extension Horses,  Program Manager Impact Collaborative, eXtension Initiative


Elaine Long Bailey, Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development, University of Maryland

Karin Bump, Executive Director, Madison County, Cornell Cooperative Extension

Amy Burk, Extension Horse Specialist, University of Maryland

Taylor Fabus, Instructor, Animal Science Department, Michigan State University

Betsy Greene,  Extension Horse Specialist, University of Vermont

Rebecca Gunderson, Equine/Environmental Science Coordinator, 4-H Youth Development, University of Maryland

Wendy K Hein, Associate Professor (Practice), 4-H Youth Development, Oregon State University

Krishona Martinson, Equine Extension Specialist, University of Minnesota

Brooke Parrish, Graduate Student, University of Nebraska

Christine Skelly, Equine Extension Specialist, Michigan State University

Danielle Smarsh, Equine Extension Specialist, Pennsylvania State University

Carissa Wickens, Extension Equine Specialist, University of Florida

Rebecca Wilkins, Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development, OPurdue University

Carey A. Williams, Equine Extension Specialist, Rutgers University

Craig Wood Assistant Extension Director for Agriculture, Natural Resources and Horticulture.


Additional Equine Experts

Fernanda Camargo, Equine Extension Professor, University of Kentucky

Bob Coleman, Extension Horse Specialist, University of Kentucky

Kara Colvin, Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development,  Ohio State University

Scott Cotton, UW Extension Area Educator (Natrona-Converse-Niobrara) Agriculture, University of Wyoming

Carrie Hammer, Horse Extension Specialist, North Dakota State University

Jennie Ivey, Horse Extension Specialist, University of Tennessee

Amy Lawyer, Extension Associate Equine Activities, University of Kentucky

Kevin Kline, Extension Horse Specialist, University of Illinois

Judith Marteniuk, MS Associate Professor Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, Michigan State University

Amy McLean, Equine Specialist, University of California-Davis

Peggy Miller-Auwerda, Equine Extension Specialist, Iowa State University

Jenifer Nadeau, Extension Horse Specialist, University of Connecticut

Shea Porr, Department Head, Animal/Equine Science, Murray State University

Mark Russell, Head/Prof Agricultural Sciences Education and Communication, Purdue University

Mark Russell, Associate Professor, University of Arkansas

Leigh Ann Skurupey, 4-H Youth Development Specialist – Animal and Equine Sciences, North Dakota State University

Jason Turner, Extension Horse Specialist, New Mexico State University

Neely Walker, Extension Equine Specialist, Louisiana State University

Kristen M. Wilson, Academic Coordinator Equine Science and Management, University of Kentucky