Board of directors

Elli Trueman

Ellie Trueman


Founder Ocala Horse Alliance. 


Bonnie Heath

Bonnie Heath


Owner Bonnie Heath Farm, home of twice Champion and Kentucky Derby winner NEEDLES to Champion and Horse of the Year Holy Bull. Continues the legacy of producing TB racehorse of highest caliber

Tami Fratis

Tami Fratis


Finance business partner Mazarine Ventures. Owner of Tamarian Farms in Ocala


Lori Conway

Lori Conway


Owner of Conway Arabians. She has been a Judge for 40 years. Winner of prestigious AHT readers choice award.

Marisa DiMaruro


Owner of Majestic Oaks Ocala. The facility has been the site of the Majestic Oaks Three-Phase Schooling Shows and the Majestic Oaks Horse Trials since January 2018. 


polly benson

Polly Benson


Owner FireFly Farm and  Juniper General Store in Ocala. Dressage, Polo and Thoroughbred Racehorses.

max corcoran

Max Corcoran


Owner Sporthorse Consulting-Max Corcoran Horse Care



stephen day

Stephen Day



President and Chief Executive Officer of Dover Saddlery, Inc., since 1998. He was CEO of State Line Tack from 1991 until the acquisition of State Line by PetSmart

Abby Fuller

Abby Fuller


Thoroughbred Jockey now retired. On Mom’s Command she was the 1985 Filly Triple Crown champion with wins at the Mother Goose Stakes, Acorn Stakes, and Coaching Club American Oaks. 

letitia glenn

Letitia Glenn


Owner Founder Developer of Natural Horsemanship Saddles


Katie Glynn

Katherine Glynn


Managing Partner at Piccin & Glynn. When she isn’t fighting for justice on behalf of injured folks in Ocala and surrounding areas, she’s engaging in equestrian events such as playing polo, show jumping and other horse-related pursuits. 

Katherine Hatfield

Katherine Hatfield


Moved to McIntosh, Florida in 1980 and became a farm owner, Arabian Horse breeder and exhibitor competing in local, regional and National events.

Ashley Johnson

Ashley Johnson


Ashley Johnson is elite equestrian athlete, small business owner, performance coach and “Master Problem Solver.” She has an ALM in Psychology from Harvard University and an MS from UF in Human Performance.


Tom O'Mara

Tom O’Mara


President US Equestrian Board of Directors

Jeff Ulmer

Jeff Ulmer


Has an extensive and highly successful career in fundraising and development. Most recently he was Vice President for Development and Alumni Engagement at Stetson University,

rob wolf

Rob Wolf


Dean, Business and Technology and Career and Technical Education at College of Central Florida