BRONWYN WHEATLEY, MARKETING & DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Bronwyn Wheatley has a background in secondary school English teaching, followed by 15 years as a journalist for her regional town’s newspaper and contributing writer for several magazines. She became Public Relations Manager for Bendigo’s public then private hospitals, handling their communications, public relations, event planning and marketing.
She had her first pony by age 13 and joined Preston Pony Club as a founding member, competing to state level in eventing. Her early riding years involved riding several kilometres to Pony Club and sharing a Chapman’s Horse Transport truck with other members who kept their ponies at the same riding school, to get to shows and gymkhanas. She also competed in EFA (EA) dressage and eventing. She is a life member of Kilmore and District Pony Club where her daughters attended and she was Chief Instructor for several years.