Equestrian Resume

A life long equestrian, my strengths lie in clear communication and instilling confidence in both horse and rider. Student’s praise my ability to teach a skill that fits their method of understanding, as well as patience and drive to help accomplish their goals. I believe there is always something new and exciting to learn with horses. Teaching and training is my way to pass on and share what I’ve learned. I teach Pony Club, youth programs, and travel to clients location for lessons.
 
Location:
We are lucky to call Castle Rock, Colorado home!
Clinics/Travel:
I travel to teach lessons and clinics in Western Dressage, Dressage and Eventing. Ground work/manners and conditioning rides for the trail, too! If you are interested in having a clinic at your barn, please contact me.

CREDENTIALS
3rd level Dressage

Advanced Eventing, CCI*’s

Western Dressage TTT graduate

Western Dressage Association of America, past- member

USEA, past-member

USDF, past-member

Pony Club Graduate

Training with:

1997:Training with Phillip Dutton and Torrance Watkins

1998:Training with Jimmy Wofford

Started Racehorses at Centennial Farms, Middleburg, VA

Conditioned timber horses at White Post Farms, Middleburg, VA

1999-2001:Training with Shannon Barnes (Stephen Peters)

2000:Worked for Thomas Wichert (SJ, Germany)

2001-2003: Training with Eric Horgan

2003-2006:Travel to Ocala, Fl to train during winter months with various elite trainers

2003-Current: Traveling coach, trainer and clinician based in Castle Rock, Co

2004: Two Bar Spear Ranch Pinedale, Wy: cattle ranch hand, started horses in Western, pack trips

Clinics with: David O’Connor, Karen O’Connor, Captain Mark Phillips, Jos Sevriens, Nina Fout, Greg Best

EDUCATION

University of Colorado at Boulder

Bachelor of Arts – Communication, August 2002

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