To serve many who can benefit by the talismanic healing nature of horses and the guidance of professional therapists and instructors in a peaceful farm setting.

Mission and Vision


Create a holistic wellness environment using the great outdoors and nature's wildlife.

Talisman Farm

 Board of Directors
Mary Sjoquist, Esq., Chairperson
Peter Behringer, Vice Chairman
Thomas Saquella*, Immediate Past Chairman
Elizabeth A. Joyner*, Secretary
Wayne Zussman,* Treasurer
Anne L. Joyner*, Founder & CEO
Marilyn Benoit, MD

​Carl Bower

Kathryn Clark
Ronald Cook*, Esq.

Cynthia English
Sheriff R. Gary Hoffman*
Genevieve Linder, Esq.
Rick Marsalek*
Deloise Noble Strong
Dominic  P. Orgettas*
Thomas R. Pasta*
Janet Richardson Pearson

*Denotes Founding Board Member