Our Staff consists of dedicated Professionals and Volunteers who are committed and truly care about the individuals we serve. Our Special Horses are key Staff Members. We are fortunate to have Veterans and Psychologists who generously volunteer their time.
Our Staff includes:
- Executive Director
- Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructors
- Equine Specialists
- Licensed Professional Counselors & Psychologists
- Barn/Property Caretaker
- Instructors in Training
- 14 Special Horses
- Barn Cat
Janet L. Brennan, Founder
As Founder & Executive Director of Shamrock Reins, Janet directs, leads, and manages the operations of Shamrock Reins. Janet is a Registered Nurse and has always loved horses and their interactions with people. Janet believes strongly in the healing powers of horses and her goal is to bring these powers to those in need. Janet also firmly believes that as US citizens we have a responsibility to our Veterans, Military Service Members, and their Families and that by bringing horses together with our Heroes and their Families we will be able to assist them in their recovery, healing, and reintegration back into civilian life.
Prior to incorporating Shamrock Reins, Janet spent 20 years in the Pharmaceutical Biotechnology outsourcing industry serving in various executive leadership and management roles. Janet spent her nursing career as an Emergency Department Nurse.
Janet is a member of the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) and obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Thomas Jefferson University, College of Allied Health Sciences.
Dottie Kelly, RN, MA, Licensed Professional Counselor
Vera Dragunas, Advanced Therapeutic Riding Instructor & Equine Specialist
Kathryn Brown, Instructor-in-Training
32 Ervin Road
Pipersville, PA 18947