Instructor/Trainer Committee

Mission

To promote the pursuit of excellence in dressage instruction and training.

Goals

  1. Provide education.
  2. Set certification standards.
  3. Develop and implement instructor certification programs.
  4. Increase the number of Certified Instructors.

Objectives

  1. Host one FEI level Trainers Conference.
  2. Host three USDF Instructor/Trainer Certification Exams.
  3. Host one FEI level Workshop and Exam.
  4. Continue outreach and promotion for the FEI level Instructor Program.
  5. Continue outreach to associate instructors, workshop participants and instructors who have previously tested in our program and provide education to help them move forward and complete certification.
  6. Continue to review materials.
  7. Continue to promote grant opportunities for instructor education.
  8. Reach out to honorary instructors to become involved in the program.

Members

Position/RegionName/EmailPhone/Fax
Advisor (2) Maryal Barnett(517) 230-8707 / (517) 272-7174
Advisor (8) Lendon F Gray(914) 234-4158 / (914) 234-2517
Advisor (8) Michael Poulin(386) 785-8857 / () -
Advisor (8) Melanie G Tenney(860) 655-3713 / (860) 487-1686
Chair (7) Liselotte Fore(707) 579-5370 / (707) 579-5780
Liaison (2) Katherine L. Robertson(859) 271-7877 / (859) 971-7722
Member (1) Deborah Ann Bowman(540) 661-6069 / () -
Member (1) Bailey Cook(919) 967-6095 / () -
Member (3) Jennifer L Baumert(860) 208-6116 / (860) 208-6116
Member (5) Sarah M Martin(720) 891-1369 / () -
Member (7) Rachel Satory Saavedra(925) 577-7998 / (925) 244-1909
Member (7) Gerhard Politz(818) 913-3321 / (818) 846-8627
Member (8) Vicki Hammers-O'neil(203) 213-2798 / (203) 235-5139
Member (8) Fern Z Feldman(203) 272-0711 / (203) 272-0711
Member (8) Sarah Geikie(860) 208-1646 / () -
Member (8) Ann L Guptill(860) 873-8108 / (860) 873-8108