Expertise DescriptionI have over 30 years experience as an equestrian expert. My areas of expertise include: horse racing, show horses, rental horses, pleasure horses, cross country riding, all levels of riding, training and instruction, stable management, horse and equipment appraisal, horse behavior, safety procedures, industry standards, and accident prevention and reconstruction. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: All in horse-related issues; Show Horses (Hunters and Jumpers); Racing, Rental Horses and Pleasure Horses; Cross Country Riding; All levels of Riding; Training and Instruction; Stable Management; Horse and Equipment Appraisal; Horse Behavior; Safety Procedures; Industry Standards; Accident Prevention and Reconstruction.
My consulting services include: Accident analysis and reconstruction; Degrees of negligence and its prevention; Appropriateness of specific horses and equipment; Buying and Selling standards.
My professional experience includes: Rode races up and down eastern seaboard and Canada; Rode races in Mexico, Germany, Colombia, Chile, Peru, Panama, South Africa, and Rhodesia; Given clinics on riding, training, and competing in the United States, France, Italy, Japan, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Guatemala, the Philippines, Argentina, Brazil, Iran, Paraguay, Zimbabwe, Spain, South Africa, Peru, and Mexico; Has completed 120 marathons, 72 ultra-marathons, including 20 races of 50 miles or longer.
|Licensed pilot with commercial|
|and commercial glider ratings|
Awards & Affiliation
|Named Horsewoman of the Year by the American Horse Shows Association|
|Silver Medal in Olympic Games|
|Gold Medal in Pan American Games|
|Silver Medal in Pan American Games|
|Pegasus Medal of Honor from United States Equestrian Federation|
The American Horse Shows Association
Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases