Christine Skelly

Christine Skelly

Department of Animal Science

Equine Education

Telephone: 810-338-8200

2209F Anthony Hall

Area of Expertise:

Adult Equine Extension Program

Proud Equestrian Project contact person


BS, Texas A & M University
PhD, Texas A & M University


Founder and director of My Horse University, an online horse management program based out of Michigan State University Extension. Campus coordinator of the MSU Extension Equine Team to develop adult educational programs and serve as a resource for youth activities in Michigan. Consultant to specialists, industry professionals and horse owners in Michigan and work closely with the Michigan Horse Council. Interests include equine nutrition, facility design and management, and environmental stewardship.


Teaches ANS 243 Horse Nutrition course in the Fall. Faculty leader for the Education Abroad Program Ireland and Northern Ireland Horse Industry Tour occurring the summer semester of even years.

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