Expertise DescriptionI have over 40 years experience as a Professional Horseman. My areas of expertise include western riding, driving, breeding horses, trimming and shoeing horses, English Riding, and training horses and retaining problem horses. I also have experience schooling horses and riders in jumping efforts, giving a wide variety of riding lessons, and coaching hundreds of riders in competitions. I have also managed and operated different sized equestrian centers, riding schools, and summer camps. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as an equestrian expert witness for more than 5 years.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes analyzing and explaining horse behavior, equestrian accidents, situations, and issues.
My consulting services include providing Equestrian expertise and Accident Analysis.
My professional experience includes working as a Science Teacher, Substitute Teacher, Chair of a high school science department, and high school Assistant Principal. I have also worked as a Riding Master, Head Trainer and Instructor at a Horse Ranch, and the Owner, Manager, and Operator of full service equestrian centers.
|B.S.||Animal Science||U.C. Davis|
Lifetime California Community College Instructor Credential; Horsemanship
Awards & Affiliation
2001 Schum Icon Award ($1
000 prize) for outstanding service to Rio Mesa High School