In the audience was her boyfriend, Jim McKillips, manager of the Meri-J Ranch in Beloit, Wis.
sat with a member of the federal public defender program.
faces no charges.
Prosecutors say Crundwell spent much of the ill-gotten money on her
quarter horse business.
Many of her
horses were stabled at the Meri-J
After Mondays hearing, McKillips
declined to comment.