Jeff attended Doane College in Crete, NE. He started as a Per-Vet student and graduated with a BS in Biology. Jeff graduated from Oklahoma Horse Shoeing School after High School. While in college, he supported himself with his farrier business.
Jeff is a lifelong horseman with nearly 30 years of farrier and horse training experience. Jeff's shoeing experience spands all breeds and specialty shoeing of warm bloods, hunter-jumpers, arabians, race horses, dressage, western (cutting, barrel racing, reining) and corrective.
Jeff's passion is to patiently work with each horse to be soft, solid, and develope a consistent competitor for years to come. His training program is dedicated to long term quality, firmly believing it takes time to train a superior reining horse. Top performance horse trainers that Jeff ridden with or influenced his horsemanship the most were Shawn Flarida, Andrea Fappani, Brent Wright, Todd Wright, Randy Paul and Dell Hendericks. Jeff has been able to incorporate what he learned from these top trainers into his own style and training program.
Tricia is also a lifelong horseman with nearly 30 years of horse training and riding instructor experience. Tricia is a Certified American Riding Instructor and Certified Centered Riding Instructor Level 1. She developed the Midwest Horse Science Program Inc. Tricia's approach to the classical art of riding instruction focuses on the dynamics of horse and rider and how they work together. Tricia applies both Centered Riding techniques and biomechaincs of horse/rider to Traditiional Reinsman Training Methods. Some of the top riding instructors that Tricia worked with are Susan Harris- World known Intructor/Coach ARIA, Centered Riding IV and Carol O'Donell Wilson- President of Centered Riding .
Tricia's passion of teaching, years of experience and unique teaching methods are extremely effective, enabling any level of rider to improve their own skills and improve the performance of their equine partners.