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  • Started riding in Shrub Oak, NY in 1972 (3 ½ years old).
  • Starting competing in 1973 on Tiny winning my first 1st Ribbon in the lead line class.
  • At age 6 I rode at The Hill in Somers, NY
  • At age 7 – 17 is when I got serious and started riding at Fox Hill Farm in Pleasantville, NY riding with Kip Rosenthal and James Toon (JT) then with Jane Grenci & Kim Jacobs and later Jane Grenci & Leslie Miller.
  • The summers of 1984 & 1985 I evented at Vershire Riding School where I placed 6 out of 35 at their National 3-Day event riding Training Level.
  • The fall of 1986 I bought my big bay named, Step Right Up “Sinbad” (17.3 Thoroughbred) and we qualified for Regional’s but didn’t compete due to my horse being injured.
  • I choose college over Madison Square Garden and Sinbad and I headed to Radford University in Radford, VA.
  • 1987-1990 I competed and was Coach for the Radford University Intercollegiate Equestrian Team.
  • The summer of 1988 I taught Lee Pokoik’s children (Alicia 7 & Davin 9) at his private farm in Katonah, NY. Alicia and I spent the summer showing until I returned to college. That summer I retired Sinbad who would spend his summers in VT and his winter’s in FL.
  • 1990 I qualified for regionals – Open Collegiate Rider – Eastern Region with Kip Rosenthal judging but a riding injury forced me to miss regionals.
  • 1996 I moved to Atlanta and rode at Chastain Park Stables and other area barns and watched the USA win Silver in the show jumping and 3-Day eventing.
  • 1998 I moved back to New York, NY where I rode at Chelsea Pier Equestrian Center (closed 2000) and then Claremont Riding Academy. I rode on the bridle paths in Central Park and competed in the last Claremont horse show before the barn closed in 2004.
  • 2004 – 2007 I rode at 4 barns: Twin Lakes Farm in Eastchester, NY; Fox Hill Farms in Pleasantville, NY; Bergen Equestrian Center formally known as Overpeck Farm in Leonia, NJ and Boulder Brook Equestrian Center in Scarsdale, NY.
  • 2007-2010 Boulder Brook Equestrian Center became my main barn, where I taught beginners of all ages, evaluation lessons, trained horses and hacked owners horses. I also participated in Michael Page clinic on a borrowed boarder’s horse and competed in all of the schooling show series.
  • 2011 my husband’s job moved us to Birmingham, AL where I rode at Fox Lake Farms and at Windwood Equestrian Center. At Windwood I was the assistant trainer for the schooling program under Lauren Stone, where we ran 3 very successful camp sessions along with a great summer show season. Lauren returned to TX and I went to work for Holly Pennington’s Farm, Hunter Farms where I ran stable operations. Setting up vets, farriers, pasture rotations, barn maintenance, ordering hay & feed, sales of horses and vehicles, horse show organizations and grooming and managing a budget and expenses.
  • 2011-2014 we moved back to New York and I was back at Boulder Brook and became their Events Coordinator – birthday party division reporting to Mary Houston. I also started riding another big bay named Johnson.
  • 2014 my husband’s career moved us to South Florida where I rode at Delray Equestrian Center but found a home at Johnson Folly Farm with Kim Nadler Russo of Bramasole Farms and another big bay named Heart.
Tiny (1972) and Spanky (1984) Isak (1984) Sinbad (1986) Ditto (2011) Johnson (2013) Heart (2015)