About Us

Jamee is a USDF Qualified Rider & Bronze Medalist with over 18 years of dressage experience. She has competed through Prix St. George and trained horses through Grand Prix. She is a Dressage Trainer indentified & inspected by the American Hanoverian Society. Jamee is fortunate to have a Bachelor of Science degree from Iowa State University and a Master of Science degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Both of her degrees are in the field of animal science and have greatly influenced her horsemanship skills.

Jamee has been very blessed to train with many great teachers of dressage. She served as a working student for USDF Gold Medalist Amy Gessner-Larson and has ridden in clinics with Conrad Schumacher, Felicitas von Neumann-Cosel and Alfredo Hernandez. In 2007, she was accepted to attend the 3rd Annual Young Dressage Horse Trainerís Symposium, which started a wonderful working relationship with Scott Hassler. In 2010 Jamee won a scholarship to attend a Young Horse Training trip in Germany through DressageTrainingOnline.com. She has been well schooled in the classical German Training method and believes firmly in progression through the training scale.

Jamee offers a wide variety of dressage training programs tailored to the needs of each horse and rider. Jamee is a gifted teacher that leaves riders with a positive learning experience. She incorporates cross training into all lesson and training programs. Her aim is to have each horse happy in his work and she enjoys helping riders achieve their goals, whatever those may be.
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