Ann O'Shallie, M.Ed.
Professor of Equestrian Studies
Email:  aoshallie@wilson.edu
Phone:  (717) 264-4147
Office:  Brooks Science Complex 136



Brooke Leininger, M.Ed.
Assistant Professor of Equestrian Studies
Email:  brooke.leininger@wilson.edu Phone:  (717) 264-4146

Office:  Brooks Science Complex 134








Adjunct Faculty

Judie Blessing
B.S. Wilson College
Riding Instructor, Horse Show Manager

Competes at 1st level in Dressage.
Teaches EQT and EQS classes.
Teaches camps and runs summer shows.
Trained with Annette Gavin, Col. Kitts, Jane Bartle and Henrick Johansen.

Elizabeth Woolfrey (Leary)
Wilson College
Stable Manager

BS from Ferrum College (when they had a riding program - no longer do) in Outdoor Recreation with an Environmental Science concentration and minor in Equine Science (no equine major at Ferrum). Competed in IHSA hunt seat.  Trained with Jane Flynn - IHSA lifetime achievement award recipient, Deb Dyer coach of multiple ApHC national and world competitors. Wide range of experience managing horses, teaching, coaching and training multiple disciplines including therapeutics, hunter/jumper, stock seat, western pleasure, trail, AVA, ASA, NAAHSA, AQHA, APHA and ApHC.

Extensive breeding and foaling experience.

Many hours in a round pen starting young horses and working with aggressive and behaviorally challenged horses.

Managed mulit-use equestrian facility as well as an elite private A-circuit Hunter facility. Spent 6 years teaching and training as an independant contractor.  6 years experience as a small animal veterinary nurse.

My passion is managing equine athletes and teaching horses and horse people solid all around horsemanship skills.

Sarah Bartle
Stable Assistant

Barbara Berman
Adjunct Riding Instructor

Instructor in Hunter Jumper in 1987, Trained with the following instructors Bruce Davidson, Jane Sleeper, Lucinda Green, Paul and Jean Belasik, Marilyn Heath, Nicole Uphoff, Belinda Wertmann, Jessica Ransenhousen, Lars Peterson, Nico Van Stigt, Todd Flettrich

Competed through Intermediate in Combined Training and Prix St. George in Dressage.

Training through Grand Prix in Dressage.

Students through Prix St. George in Dressage.

Emily Lecker
Assistant Stable Manager
Adjunct Riding Instructor
Wilson College Graduate '03 Dual Equestrian/Equine Management Major


Risa Hurst
Adjunct Riding Instructor
Stable Assistant Wilson College Graduate '10 Equine Management Major

Justin Ott
Stable Assistant

Jere Wingert
Stable Assistant