• Jane Heath – Executive Director of The Montana Horse Sanctuary
  • Joani Kissock – owner/equine trainer of Kissock Horse Center
  • Jeri Ryan, PhD – founder of Assisi International Animal Institute


  • Assisi International Animal Institute, Inc.
    P.O. Box 10166, Oakland, CA 94610-0166
    A non-profit non-denominational educational institute dedicated to promoting respect, reverence and ethical stewardship for all animals
  • Butte Silver Bow Americans with Disabilities Act Advisory Board Committee, Butte, MT
    A volunteer group of dedicated citizens of Butte Silver Bow County serving a diverse population in the local community advocating for accessibility to all
  • Butte Special Riders, Whitehall, MT
    A non-profit therapeutic riding program for disabled children & adults
  • Iyuptala University
    An online college that allows horse lovers to expand their knowledge of this magnificent animal
  • Epona Equestrian Services, Sonoita, AZ
    Exploring the potential of horse/human relationships
  • Montana Independent Living Project, Butte, MT
    Serving persons with disabilities in Butte Silver Bow County advocating ADA accessibility
  • The Montana Horse Sanctuary
    7185 Gunn Road, Helena, Montana 59602
    A non-profit organization that provides positive options for both horses and handlers