Jen Dresdow took up the reins of the riding program and joined the Runoia team in 2010. She is a graduate of Arizona State University with a degree in psychology and currently resides in Ft. Wayne, Indiana with her husband and daughter.  During the winter months, Jen is an elementary school Title I coordinator. She also coaches an interscholastic equestrian (IEA) team and serves as an IEA regional president.

Over the past several summers, Jen has crafted the equestrian department at Camp Runoia into a top notch program with riders of all levels excelling. Each summer, Jen brings her own horses to Runoia, which joined with Runoia horses and carefully selected lease horses from quality university programs, Runoia has a safe and sound herd. Jen is a certified instructor with the American Association of Horsemanship Safety and specializes in hunter seat equitation.

During the summer, you’ll find Jen not only at the barn, but also working with Alex in the program office, assisting with everything from tag up to special event planning, evening programs and transportation. Jen can often be found at the airport on arrival and departure day, ensuring camper travel is a safe and successful experience.