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Who We Are

Matt Glasrud, MBA
Executive Director


Matt Glasrud is the Executive Director. He brings a passion for working with people and a love of animals to HorsePower. Matt has a multi-faceted background in the corporate and private sector, an MBA from the University of South Dakota, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from the University of Wyoming. If it involves being outdoors, he is probably in the middle of it. Matt is a big believer in the therapeutic power of animals; the opportunity to help people and his great zeal for horses, drove him to HorsePower. Ask him about his experience with a horse named Bob, or his grandpa’s Palomino named Pat.

Tammy Doan
Occupational Therapist-Hippotherapy


Tammy Doan was born and raised In North Dakota, received her occupational Therapy degree from the University of Minnesota, and has lived in South Dakota since 1998. Tammy has provided OT Services in a variety of settings including a school system, residential care center, long term care facility, community outpatient, and home health. She has also volunteered at HorsePower during therapeutic riding lessons since January 2015. Along with her desire to assist others reach their full potential; Tammy has a love for horses. "I believe the power of a horse to help facilitate therapy goals is a truly amazing and unique experience. I am very excited to be a part of HorsePower’s mission!"

Shelly Bartels
Head Instructor

Jamie Krogstad
Program Coordinator