Meet Our Staff

Meet Our Staff

A trainer riding at our horse ranch

Matthew Hourihan

Matthew spent several years training and teaching in Southern California and Utah before returning to his home state of Maine. At Los Solano he provides colt starting, riding lessons, problem solving and cattle work.


Emily Nathan

Emily is a licensed social clinical worker has been working with adolescents and young adults for over a decade. Emily grew up in a suburb of New Jersey but has called Maine home since 2018. Emily is currently working at the Mary Hurd Academy ( a special education high school for students with special education needs) as the social worker for the school and has been there for 4 years. Emily has a special partnership with Los Solanos as she brings her students there for therapeutic purposes and has been able to witness/ experience the (benefits ) of working with horses.