Denise Spittler - PATH Intl. registered level
Denise Spittler

Denise joined the CKRH staff as Program Director in 2005.  Prior to coming to CKRH, Denise worked as the Lead Instructor at Saddle Up!, a NARHA Premier Accredited Therapeutic Riding Facility in Franklin, Tennessee.  Denise’s horse experience includes working on a Thoroughbred Farm and riding horses for pleasure all of her life.

Denise owns Annie, a grade pony who was rescued from starvation when she was very young.  After being rehabilitated, Annie worked as a therapy pony at Saddle Up! and is now one of our equine partners at CKRH.

In addition to being a PATH Intl. certified instructor, Denise is certified through CHA, Certified Horsemanship Association, and EAGALA, Equine Assisted Growth And Learning Association.  With her experience and expertise, Denise hopes to positively affect the lives of others through equine activities.