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The MTR Team
Kelly Rodgers

Kelly Rodgers
Program Director

Kelly's wonderful disposition and love of therapeutic riding shines through every day at MTR. She has made therapeutic riding her life purpose. She is a graduate of Centenery College where she obtained B.S. in Equine Studies and Management in 2006. During her time in college she became a certified therapeutic riding instructor. She now holds a master certification from PATH Intl. Kelly also offers recreational lessons to riders of any age and ability.

Mary Dulaney
Development Director

Mary brings more than 15 years of fundraising and management experience to MTR. She has raised nearly $10M throughout her career from entry level to mid-level manager and comes to MTR from Anne Arundel Medical Center where she worked for seven years as a Grants Officer, Major Gifts Officer and Annual Fund Officer. As a Grants Officer, Mary raised $978,000 in grants in less than two years. As Major Gifts Officer, she secured the largest corporate gift of $1M along with an additional $1.28M from individuals.  Prior to working for Anne Arundel Medical Center, Mary held several development positions for the University System of Maryland.  She holds a Bachelors of Science in Journalism from West Virginia University.

Loren Weisman
Development Assistant

Loren Weisman brings many years of marketing experience to MTR’s Development department. During the course of her career, she has worked in for-profit companies as well as nonprofit organizations. As a rider parent and volunteer, she has seen firsthand the benefits of MTR's programs, and is excited to be working for an organization that she has supported for a long time. When not working, Loren enjoys reading and attending Zumba classes. She lives in Bowie, Maryland with her family. 

Erin Teigen
Volunteer Manager and Caretaker

Erin was raised in Virginia, where she began riding at four-years-old and competed in hunter-jumper shows. As a young 4-Her, she first experienced the holistic power of therapeutic riding as a volunteer horse leader and sidewalker. After graduating from the College of William and Mary, Erin moved to Maryland and began volunteering and serving as a Special Olympics coach at LeCheval Stable in Howard County. Continuing to share her passion for therapeutic riding, Erin is excited to have joined the fantastic MTR program  as a PATH Intl. Instructor and Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning.

 Megan Finnerty Equine Assistant

Alison Potter

Barn Manager

Alison’s love of horses began with her first pony ride at age three. She began taking riding lessons when she was seven, eventually competing in hunter/jumper horse shows. She began volunteering at MTR in 2010 and recently became a member of the barn staff. She still volunteers at MTR every week, and enjoys interacting with both the horses and the people.


Linsey Erar

Operations Assistant


Gail Mahler

Barn Staff

Michele Rollins

Barn Staff

Kylie Waterman

Barn Staff

Nichole VandenBossche

Barn Staff
 Kelly Rodgers

Meg Fitzsimmons

Office Manager

Meg joined MTR as a volunteer initially and was then asked to work part time in the office. She retired from a large department of defense company after 28 years. She held many different positions in the Administrative and Financial fields during her tenure. She moved from upstate New York to the Annapolis area in 2012 to be close to her 3 children and grandchildren. In her spare time Meg's enjoys being around her family, reading, anything near the water and traveling when she gets the time.






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