Mildred Chihak is the volunteer coordinator at MIracles. Previously, Mildred has worked with older adults with dementia and individuals with disabilities. She has been around horses her whole life. She began working at a friend’s barn in exchange for lessons. Then she showed horses in a local riding club as well as in 4-H. Mildred obtained a Bachelors degree in Social Work and Spanish from Loras College. Currently, she is working to obtain her Masters of Social Work with a concentration in gerontology at the University of Iowa.