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Saddle Up!
1549 Old Hillsboro Road, Franklin, TN 37069-9136
Ph: 615-794-1150 | Fax: 615-794-7973

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Lesson Fee Payments

Please use the button shown at right to make payments for lesson fees. Be sure to include the purpose for your payment (rider name, number of lessons, etc). You'll be taken to PayPal's secure transaction page to complete the payment. Thank you!


Our Staff


Executive Director: Laurie Kush,, 615-794-1150, ext. 340


Business Director: Peggy Plunkett,, 615-794-1150, ext. 220


Development Director: Knox Brewer,, 615-794-1150, ext. 320
Development Coordinator: Tina Carpenter,, 615-794-1150, ext. 350
Development Assistant: Ramsey Raybeck,, 615-794-1150, ext. 330


Program Director: Lindsey Wood,, 615-794-1150, ext. 240
Program Admin: Sarah Chenenvert,, 615-794-1150, ext. 300
Program Instructor: Sutter Woodliff,, 615-794-1150, ext. 250

Volunteer Services

Volunteer Director: Kim Kline,, 615-794-1150, ext. 230
Volunteer Coordinator: Stephanie Louder,, 615-794-1150, ext. 230


Equine Manager: Amanda Canepa,, 615-794-1150, ext. 260
Equine Assistant: Mae Brennan,, 615-794-1150, ext. 260

Farm Facilities

Farm Manager: Russell Harkai,, 615-794-1150, ext. 270


Volunteer Line: 615-794-1150, ext. 230
Lesson HotLine: 615-794-1150, ext. 290

Our Instructors

PATH Advanced Instructors:

Lindsey Wood, CTRS

PATH Registered Instructors:

Linda Albertalli
Paula Brown
Amanda Canepa
Tina Carpenter
Anne Craig
Lynne Evans
Jacob Feldman

Bonnie Garner
Martha Georgeson
Judy Griswold
Christy Hynes
Amy Juhnke
Lisa Mitchell
Heather Osborn

Beth Page
Barbara Parks
Anne Rogers
Kelly Sheehan
Curt Stacy
Sutter Woodliff


Sandra Zaccari, PT
Gina Nelson
Elizabeth Pulliam

Executive Board of Directors

President: Seth Estep, Tractor Supply Company
Governance: Andrea Hilderbrand, Mars Petcare US
Secretary: Anna Robertson Ham, Robertson Media Group
Treasurer: Robert M. Jenner, HCA Healthcare
Immediate Past President/Ex-Officio: Jeff Wagner, Sage Consulting

Board Members at Large

Nancy Bass, HCA Healthcare
Jill Bosse, Allergan, Inc.
William Caldwell, Ortale Kelley Law Firm
Beth Davidson, HCA TriStar Centennial Medical Center
Lorie Duke, Community Volunteer
Fiona King, Worth Properties, LLC
Art Napolitano, DXC Technology
Deborah Newman, Community Volunteer
Margaret Orthwein, Lipman Brothers
Larry Pernosky, Amedisys Home Health & Hospice
Katie Radel, HCA TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center
Nathaniel Wright, Tennessee Equine Hospital

Advisory Board

Paula Beckmann, Community Volunteer
Cathy Brown, Community Volunteer
Lauren Cannon, INSBank
Debbie Craig, Community Volunteer
Jeff Cunningham, Ingram Entertainment Inc.
Quick Foy, American Constructors
Karen Garfield, Pilates Franklin
Suzy Heer, Community Volunteer
Mary Anne Howland, Ibis Communications
Sarah Ingram, Community Volunteer
Lisa McInturff, Community Volunteer
Janet Nock, Cardinal Health Pharmacy Solutions
Matt Paco, WSMV
Jennifer Pennington, Community Volunteer
James Stadler, Grace Development
Sally Underwood, Community Volunteer
Joni Werthan, Warioto Farm, Inc.
Gerald C. Wigger, Ortale, Kelley, Herbert & Crawford
Janet Wilkins, Community Volunteer
Kristy Williams, Heritage Foundation of Williamson Co. - Main Street

Contact Us

Saddle Up!
1549 Old Hillsboro Road
Franklin, TN 37069-9136
FAX: 615-794-7973

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Program Hours

Monday - Thursday 9am - 7pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 8am - 4pm
Please contact us during these hours for assistance. We are closed Sundays & major holidays, except for special events.

If you have questions or would like more information about our program, please don't hesitate to contact us.

About Us

Saddle Up! is the region’s oldest and largest recreational therapeutic riding program, and it is the only one exclusively serving children and youth with disabilities.

Saddle Up!’s mission is to provide children and youth with disabilities the opportunity to grow and develop through therapeutic, educational and recreational activities with horses.