Team Leadership

Staff

MUET wouldn't be the same without our staff and student leaders to bring our team together. We are privileged to have a great coaching staff for our club and are one of the only club sports with full time coaches.

Heather Pinnick

Heather Pinnick
Director
burrahe@miamioh.edu

 

Graduated from The University of Findlay with a Bachelor of Science degree in Equine Science and Biology as well as a Masters of Education degree.

Part of Miami Equestrian since 2005.

Coached several riders and teams to national titles.

Certified trainer through USHJA.

Intercollegiate Horse Shows Zone 6 Chair.

 

Beth Frey

Beth Frey
Assistant Director
neumanba@miamioh.edu

 

Graduated from Miami University.

An accomplished competitive rider in the AQHA arena with multiple futurity championships, ROM's, and Congress Top Ten Placings.

Part of Miami Equestrian since 2004.

Coached Miami's Judging Team to a Reserve National Championship in 2006 and a 5th place finish at the 2007 All-Amercan Quarter Horse Congress.

Intercollegiate Horse Shows Zone 6, Region 2 President.

Courtney Monarch

Courtney Monarch
Assistant Director
previtc@miamioh.edu

 

Graduated from The University of Findlay with a Bachelor of Science in Equine Studies with an emphasis in Dressage.

Served as UF's Intercollegiate Dressage Association President.

7 years experience with Intercollegiate competitions, including coaching students to national placings and leading teams to Regional Championships.

Ridden with Olympians and renowned trainers such as Michael Barisone, George Williams, Janet Foy, and Kate Poulin.

Executive Board

The Executive Board is comprised of elected members of MUET and is critical to the success of our team. These student leaders manage the team funds, organize shows, oversee team trips and travel arrangements, keep track of attendance, raise funds, manage the website and communications, ensure safety, and set up team events.

Victoria Lawler - President
Victoria Lawler
President
Haley Hacala - Vice President
Haley Hacala
Vice President
Ashlyn Anderson - Secretary
Ashlyn Anderson
Secretary
Emily Shirley - Treasurer
Emily Shirley
Treasurer
Elizabeth Saccoliti - Bookkeeper
Elizabeth Saccoliti
Bookkeeper
Emily Van Zeeland - Service and Fundraising Chair
Emily Van Zeeland
Service/Fundraising Chair
Kayla Kramer - Public Relations Chair
Kayla Kramer
Public Relations Chair
Brittany Johnson - Travel Chair
Brittany Johnson
Travel Coordinator
Saige Sparks - Dressage Captain
Saige Sparks
Dressage Captain
Claire Turner - Western Captain
Claire Turner
Western Captain
Kelsey Fenger - Hunt Seat Co-Captain
Kelsey Fenger
Hunt Seat Co-Captain
Emma Alhalel - Hunt Seat Co-Captain
Emma Alhalel
Hunt Seat Co-Captain