Equine Assisted Learning

Stable Life's Staff & Board Members

As an organisation we possess over 25 years of highly regarded experience supporting our region’s most vulnerable and challenging young people. Our team have many years combined practice experience in social work, looked after and accommodated children, home school link, family support, community learning and development as well as training and facilitating hard to reach young people. All have valued knowledge and significant practical experience of horses including a qualified Horse Instructor.

Stable Life Board

  • Councillor Michelle Ballantyne, Chair
  • Paul McMenamin, Treasurer
  • Doug Forsyth
  • Leslie Gill
  • Edith Scott
  • Lady Sal Strang Steel

Stable Life Management Team

  • Nicola Glendinning, Operational Manager
  • Mags Powell, Business Development Manager
  • Sam Anderson, Yard Manager

Stable Life Project Team

  • Carol Foreman, Project Worker
  • Vanessa Henderson, Project Worker
  • Lesley Hogg, Project Worker

Stable Life Equestrian Yard Team

  • Alice Benett
  • Natalie Crombie


We also have a number of volunteers who bring a variety of skills to our organisation. Find out more in Volunteering or contact us for further information.