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State Co-Chairs

audrey-adamsonAudrey Adamson, CNP
Audrey Adamson joined MANE full time in 2007 after two years of volunteer work with the program. She took the reins as Program Administrator in November of 2011. Not only is she a PATH Intl. Registered Certified Instructor, Audrey is also a  certified Educator in Autism tutor working under a BCBA to provide ABA in the home and on horseback. An advocated for those with disabilities and chronic disease, Audrey was invited by the American Kidney Fund to participate in Kidney Action Day in Washington D.C. in 2014.

Audrey graduated with honors from Auburn University Montgomery with a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2005. Audrey is certified by the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (NLA) which is the only workforce development organization that certifies diverse, work-ready talent for the nonprofit sector. She is an active alumnus of the Auburn Montgomery Chapter and was nominated NLA Nonprofit Professional of the Year in 2013.

sarah-maxwellSarah Williams Maxwell
Sarah has been a horse fan since she was five years old. She has owned horses since she was sixteen and currently has a palomino mare that is registered with the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA). Sarah has been riding for 23 years and is very experienced in the Western discipline. She often joins her family and friends on long trail rides across the state of Alabama. Originally from Anniston, Sarah has lived in several diverse places but has made a home in the Montgomery, Alabama area. She loves her students and equine partners at MANE and always welcomes any opportunity to further her knowledge about teaching those with special needs.

Sarah received a bachelor's degree in History from the University of Montevallo in 2009. She earned numerous excellence in writing and excellence in research awards. Her senior thesis project for graduation, "Warsaw at War: Resistance in Poland 1939-1945" was chosen to be presented at the university's Undergraduate Research Day, which is a prestigious event focusing on excellent research of graduating students.

Volunteer Advisor Team

Administrative (including start-ups) - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - (205) 223-1362
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