Who We Are


SARI Mission
We provide opportunities for people with special needs to move towards greater independence and freedom through their connection with horses.

SARI Vision
A community where individuals realize their potential.

SARI Values
We believe that...
SARI is a caring community of volunteers, donors, Board members, parents, staff and horses working interdependently to serve people with special needs and others. We provide a supportive atmosphere conducive to networking, sharing and learning. We value and celebrate the wonderful diversity represented in this community and through our actions, words and representations we promote the fundamental dignity of all. We seek to create and maintain a stimulating environment and foster the distinct contributions of all individuals within the SARI community.


Board of Directors

Jared Alger


Assistant Manager, Financial Operations, Canada Life

Rees Greenberg


Business Manager, Department of National Defence


Jennifer Lade


Accountant, STARTECH

Stephanie Haskell



Steve Rowland

Retired, TD Bank


Kate Goodwin

Advisor of Admissions & Pathways, Fanshawe College


Mary Pat Pegg

Realtor, Century 21


Indar Bhola

Senior Systems Architect, Canada Life


Kristen Wise

SARI Parent Representative


Laurie Gould

Retired Executive, LHSC


Cindy Rau

Project Manager, Syneos Health


Emily Pellarin

Senior Accountant, KPMG


Rick Orser

Retired, 3M


Katie Brown

Director & Human Resources Business Partner, Canada Life




Susan Morel

Interim Executive Director

Olivia Langford

Program Manager


Brooklyn Einwiller

Interim Administrative Coordinator


Terry Power
Volunteer Coordinator


Alyssa Hunter
Head Instructor


Ahmad Zaghloul
Equine Manager


Kirsten Smith
Program Therapist


Sarah Bachert, Jamiel Perry, Karen Pratt, Terri-lynne Thede
Program Instructors


Kayley Denison, Nicole Kryznowek
Barn Staff