Contact Saddle Up!

Please contact us if you have questions or would like more information about our programs and how you can get involved. Click here to send us an email message or call us at 615-794-1150. We look forward to hearing from you!

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

Laurie Kush
Laurie Kush
Executive Director
615-794-1150, ext. 340
Peggy Plunkett
Peggy Plunkett
Business Director
615-794-1150, ext. 220
Knox Brewer
Knox Brewer
Development Director
615-794-1150, ext. 320
Tina Carpenter
Tina Carpenter
Development Coord
615-794-1150, ext. 350
Ramsey Raybeck
Ramsey Raybeck
Development Assistant
615-794-1150, ext. 330
Lindsey Wood
Lindsey Wood
Program Director
615-794-1150, ext. 240
Sarah Chenenvert
Sarah Chenevert
Program Admin
615-794-1150, ext. 300
Sutter Woodliff
Sutter Woodliff
Program Instructor
615-794-1150, ext. 250
Sally Stonage
Sally Stonage
Volunteer Director
615-794-1150, ext. 230
Stephanie Louder
Stephanie Louder
Volunteer Coordinator
ext. 230
Russell Harkai
Russell Harkai
Farm & Facilities Dir
615-794-1150, ext. 270
Natalie Pauley
Natalie Pauley
Farm Manager
615-794-1150, ext. 260
Karlie Slaton
Karlie Slaton
Equine Manager
615-794-1150, ext. 260


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
Tina Carpenter
Anne Craig
Lynne Evans
Jacob Feldman

Bonnie Garner
Martha Georgeson
Amy Juhnke
Lisa Mitchell
Jane Muir

Beth Page
Heather Osborn
Anne Rogers
Curt Stacy
Sutter Woodliff


Sandra Zaccari, PT
Gina Nelson, OT

Barbara Parks, DPT
Elizabeth Pulliam, OT

Sharon Jay, PT
Lauren Glascock, CCC-SLP

Lesson Assistants:

Michelle Beatty-Eakin
Savannah Groos
Caoimhe Harrington-Stack
Katie Haws

Allison Heard
Susannah Marley
Alex Miller

Marge Naughton
Caroline Spencer
Avery Taylor

Executive Board of Directors

President: Seth Estep, Tractor Supply Company
Vice President: 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
Lise Bohannon, Community Volunteer
William Caldwell, Ortale Kelley Law Firm
Beth Davidson, HCA TriStar Centennial Medical Center
Lorie Duke, Community Volunteer
Sarah Ingram, Community Volunteer
Rebecca Keenan, Jackson National Life Insurance Co.
Fiona King, Worth Properties, LLC
Courtney Laginess, MARS Petcare US
Nina Lindley, Community Volunteer
Art Napolitano, DXC Technology
Deborah Newman, Community Volunteer
Matt Paco, D’Andrews Bakery
Katie Radel, Studio Bank
Kristy Williams, Community Volunteer
Nathaniel Wright, Tennessee Equine Hospital

Advisory Board

Harry Allen, Studio Bank
Paula Beckmann, Community Volunteer
Jill Bosse, Allergan, Inc.
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
Lisa McInturff, Community Volunteer
Janet Nock, Cardinal Health Pharmacy Solutions
Margaret Orthwein, Lipman Brothers
Jennifer Pennington, Community Volunteer
Caroline Sprouse, Nissan North America
James Stadler, Grace Development
Sally Underwood, Community Volunteer
Joni Werthan, Warioto Farm, Inc.
Gerald C. Wigger, Ortale Kelley Law Firm
Janet Wilkins, Community Volunteer

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.

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