The Executive Board


The Purdue Equestrian Team is run by a student executive board with the aid of a faculty advisor. All members have the opportunity to run for officer positions during each Fall Semester.


Flannery Whitmore


Year: Senior

Major: Genetics/Pre Vet


Miller Elwood

Vice President

Year: Junior

Major: Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences.

“My favorite part of the team is taking a break from school and doing something I love with people who share the same passion.”


Paige Lewand


Year: Freshman

Major: Animal Science / PreVet

“My favorite part about being a part of the team is being able to spend time with so many people that share the same love of horses.”


Emily Wilmsen


Year: Sophomore

Major: Biology / PreVet

My favorite part about being on the team is being surrounded by people who are equally crazy about horses as I am!”


Anna Stokes

Fundraising Chair

Year: Sophomore

Major: Special Education

“I love this team! No matter your background or experience, everyone is so close and supportive! Plus we’ve got the cutest horses around!”



Claire Brady

Horse Care Manager

Year: Sophomore

Major: Animal Science / Bioscience

“I love being able to be apart of an awesome team with people who share the same passion!”



Amelia Buckmaster

Alumni Representative

Year: Freshman

Major: Brain and Behavioral Sciences

“My favorite part about PET is the fostering environment it creates. The team pushes us to be better riders, friends, and to improve our horsemanship through a common love.”


Annie Kuyper

Executive Assistant

Year: Sophomore

Major: Agricultural Business


“My favorite part of PET is being able to escape from the stress of academics and participate in something that I love, while making new friends.”


Emily Ray

Non-Riding Representative

Year: Freshman

Major: PreVet


This team brings together people with different talents, skills, and experience, and no matter what background a person has with horses, all are welcome to the table.”