EQUI-FIRST AID USA

Meet our Team 

At Equi-First Aid USA, we have an incredible team of passionate people who work together from across the nation and beyond. We work tirelessly to deliver quality training, programs, and products.

Connect With Us 

Heather Davis, CEO

Ross MacInnes, National Training Director

Sue McGoldrick, Social Media Specialist

Amanda Preston, Senior Recruiter

Dr. Brian Taylor, DVM - Advisory Board - Veterinary Support

Karen McMann, Advisory Board - Farrier and Hoof specialist

Tiffeny Wandler, Advisory Board - Equine Massage and Bodywork

Dee MacInnes - Advisory Board - Human Resources Specialist

Certified Instructors

Equi-First Aid USA instructors undergo intensive training, testing, and must adhere to a high standard, keeping up with ongoing updates and methods as they are presented by the Veterinarians on the Advisory Board. Their education continues as they remain with the organization.

They are under an instructor agreement with Equi-First Aid USA and must retain their current and valid certification through a minimum number of teaching engagements per year, a strict code of ethics they must adhere to and they must hold current liability insurance.

The following instructors are certified, insured to teach and in good standing with Equi-First Aid USA.  For a listing of Canadian instructors visit https://equihealthcanada.com/certified-instructors


Jeana Andreatta

817-905-0719

[email protected]


Marsha Brantley

281-814-2422

[email protected]


Laura Burt

[email protected]


Karen Clark

254-744-4103

[email protected]


Elisabeth Crabtree (licensed instructor trainer/affiliate)

936-827-5694

[email protected]


Jennifer Dempsey

480-277-9240

[email protected]


Dr. Pascale Dubé, DVM

[email protected]


Brenda Durham

[email protected]


Dana Eklund

406-579-8396

[email protected]


Catherine Frend-Gillihan

816-527-7995

[email protected]


Marsha George

[email protected]


Beth Hale(licensed instructor trainer/affiliate)

812-449-0175

[email protected]


Sergio Ibarra

425-241-7054

[email protected]


April Ibarra

425-445-3092

[email protected]


Cara Kent

906-201-2292

[email protected]


Barb Margulies

631-472-3449

[email protected]


Sgt. Chris Marinelli

[email protected]


Cst. Dane McCarty

[email protected]


Karla McGee (licensed instructor trainer/affiliate)

509-432-6993

[email protected]


Dr. Katrina Mintz

256-557-0568


Nicholas Olszewski

42-819-9112 (australia)

[email protected]


Amber Palmer

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Cheyenne Price

310-686-8566

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Susy Schlottmann

480-213-0757

[email protected]


Robin Schmidt

405-740-8105

[email protected]


Teri-Ann Tate(licensed instructor trainer/affiliate)

602-579-1437

[email protected]


Cameron Thornberg

701-208-0752

[email protected]


Amanda Tidwell

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