Sunrise Staff


Lynne O’Brien, Executive Director
Phone: (519)837-0558 x 31
Email: [email protected]

Fiona Ryder, Volunteer Coordinator
Phone: (519)837-0558 x 35
Email: [email protected]

Anita Diaz, Fundraising & Public Relations Coordinator
Phone: (519)837-0558 x 32
Email: [email protected]

Therapy Programs

Camilla Giffen, EC Coach 2, CTRII, Head Instructor
Phone: (519) 837-0558 x29
E-mail: [email protected]

Suzy Bender, EC Coach 1, CanTRA Coach, Program Coordinator, Instructor
Phone: (519) 837-0558 x22
E-mail: [email protected]

Merle Fast, CTRII, Instructor

Brandi Foord, ECI, CTRSI, Instructor

Sydney Holmes, CTRII, Instructor

Cathi Illerbrun, ECI-IOB, CTRII, Instructor

Lydia Prabucki, CTRII, Instructor

Fiona Ryder,  CTRBI-2, Instructor

Pam Young, CTRII, Instructor

Camp Sunrise

Jenna Sinclair, Camp Coordinator
Email: [email protected]

Life Skills Program

Katie Bergin, Life Skills Coordinator
Phone: (519) 763-5517
Email: [email protected]

Kyleigh Murray, Life Skills Assistant

Property Maintenance

Kevin Kuntz, Maintenance Coordinator

Jesse Meatte, Maintenance Assistant

Program Consultants

Angela Meyer, Occupational Therapist Reg. (Ont.)
Carol Peachy-Hill, Occupational Therapist Reg. (Ont.)
Winnie Warywoda, Physiotherapist
Andrea Gow, Speech and Language Pathologist
Dr. Christopher Stemerdink, Family Physician


EC = Equestrian Canada
ECI = Equestrian Canada Instructor
CTRBI = Canadian Therapeutic Riding Basic Instructor
CTRII = Canadian Therapeutic Riding Intermediate Instructor
CTRSI = Canadian Therapeutic Riding Senior Instructor
IOB = Instructor of Beginners


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For the safety and enjoyment of all our participants, please note that Sunrise Farm is a smoke, alcohol and drug-free environment.
In fairness to the animals that work in the Sunrise program, no dogs or other pets are allowed on the premises, unless scheduled by the staff for specific events.
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