Samantha is a very dedicated and professional horse woman. A USDF Bronze medalist and United States Pony Club H/A graduate. Samantha has spent her life caring for horses, and has over 10 years professional experience training and competing. Growing up on the farm; She is no stranger to hard work when it comes to the daily aspects of caring for horses both on their backs and on the ground. She has always been responsible for the care and well being of her horses. From raising foals to breaking youngsters, she has learned through first hand experience. Samantha has had the privilege to compete in many different disciplines. She started as a young girl competing in western speed events. Later she got involved with Pony Club and was introduced to the jumping world. After winning many awards eventing and show jumping, she found her new love of dressage through Marta Bruenn a Grand Prix trainer and former competitor. Samantha spent several years working closely with Marta learning that dressage is all about building a partnership with each horse through systematic training and tactful approach. Because of this, Samantha is very thoughtful of each horse and rider's needs, and is able to to develop short and long term goals to accomplish those needs. She has trained and started numerous young horses both for herself and others. Samantha continues to expand her knowledge by going to shows, clinics, and lessons whenever possible.