- Began riding horses in 1988
- Biggest accomplishment is Top 10 Washington International Horse Show Childrens Hunter Finals winner, Indiana Hunter/Jumper Association medal finals winners, ribbons at USEF Pony Finals, and many championships from USEF A shows to the local level in hunters, jumpers, equitation, dressage, eventing, and saddle seat. - Biggest accomplishments as a rider include awards such as the winner of PSJ and BRHJA Adult Medal Finals, year-end championships, and top ribbons in USEF zones 3 & 4 as well as the state and regional level; circuit, and show championships from HITS Ocala to Lamplight in Chicago; Best Adult Rider at HITS Culpeper
- Favorite riding discipline is hunter/jumper
- Favorite part of being a lesson instructor is; watching students foster a lifetime love for the sport and the horses and grow as riders and as people.