T.R.O.D. Officers & Board Members

President: Sharon Nolan

Vice President:   Dayna Gillham

Secretary:  Cathi Edman

Treasurer:  Deb Ranieri

Board Members:

Jean Allen

Sue Cain

Sabrina Lau

Lori Sengstock

Ellen Shelhamer


2018 Meetings

The general membership  meeting schedule can be found in the monthly newsletter.  Check the newsletter for dates, times and location. Location varies.

September 2018


September 4

7:00 pm at the Medinah Black Horse Troop Barn, 24W280 E St Charles Rd, Carol Stream

NATURAL HOOF CARE   with Ida Hammer of Congerville, IL. Ida is a well respected hoof care specialist, rehabilitation specialist, hoof trim educator, clinician and consultant, former AANHCP member, EasyCare dealer and currently a practicing member of the American Hoof Association. She presently has between 600-700 horses in her care and has studied under and worked with some of the best in the business, including Pete Ramey, Charles Hall, Chad Bembenek, and Patrick Eames to name a few. This educational meeting is designed to help horse owners better understand the benefits and how-to behind natural hoof care. 

September 7-10

Buck Brannaman Colt Starting & Horsemanship Clinic, Fox Valley Saddle Assoc, Hampshire; $30/day audit fee.

September 23

1:00 pm - TROD joins WCTR at Danada Forest Preserve, 3 S 580 Naperville Rd, Wheaton

October 2018

October 2

7:00 pm - Fireside Chat with Jay Johnson, Danada Equestrian Center, Wheaton

October 14

11:00 am - Danada Fall Festival, Danada Equestrian Center, Wheaton

October 23

7:00 pm - West Chicago Public Library 

Join us for a free special presentation with Lisa Dierson of the New York Equus Film Festival. presenting her experiences with authors and film directors. The session features the film, "The Wild Ponies of Chincoteague".