Achievements

2022:

July: Officially Partnered with Devouvoux 

June 18: KKD and The Clover Stables co-host Lisa Pierson for a Dressage Clinic at The Clover Stables in Rock Tavern, NY

June 11 & 12: Student Sarah T. and her horse Mighty Rock BH receive all Qualifying scores for Regionals for First Level at Windy Hollow                                        Hunt Dressage held at Sussex Fairgrounds in NJ 

June 4 & 5: Student Sarah T. and her horse Mighty Rock BH receive their first Qualifying scores for Regionals for First Level at Maplewood                                 Dressage 

 

May 1: Successfully attended FreeWalk Dressage Schooling show with group of students!

             Jess Nunley & Mattie debut in Training Level earning a second and third! 

             DeeDee & Pepperoni the Wonder Pony debut in Intro C, Training Level, and Dressage Seat Equitation

             Diane & her rescue horse, Casper, debut in Western Dressage successfully making this their first competition together

             Sarah T. and Mighty Rock BH compete in First Level winning both classes and taking home Reserve High Point Champion

January: Attended a week of intensive training at Sons of the Wind South in Wellington, FL under International Dressage Master, Vitor Silva. 

 

2021:  Student, Sarah T., and her young horse, Mighty Rock BH, achieved 5 High Point Champion Awards through the Hudson Valley Dressage

  Show Series and the pair completed the rated season ranked 28th in the country for the 4-Year-Old Test

2020:  Student, Izzy H-R., Achieved 2 scores at First Level towards her Bronze Medal

  Imported  2017 Gelding, Mighty Rock BH (Indian Rock (Apache) x Belissimo M), from Germany as young horse prospect for client, Sarah T.

2019: Joined The Clover Stables as part of their Dressage team

2018: Received PATH Certification (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship)

 

2016: Received the Friesian Sports Predicate in Dressage Award. Clients Arthur and Marybeth Walker's horse Bethje became the 38th Friesian Mare in North America to receive such an award. Bethje Sport was trained and shown by Susan Stegmeyer

July 22, 2016: Appeared in Cornwall Local Newspaper for Sports Predicate Award

Oct 7, 2016: Completed 20 hours Eagala Part II and became certified in Eagala

Oct 2, 2016: Completed 7 hours continuing education in Eagala program... "So You Think You Want To Work With the Military"

Jan 2016: to June 2018: Involved in a research study with Columbia University Working with Veterans with PTSD and developing a training manual

2015: Achieved & Received USDF Master Challenge Award at Third Level

2015: Won the FHANA Friesian High Point Award at Sussex Dressage Show

Aug 18, 2015: Received E3A Certified Practitioner certificate, completing 64 hours in the Equine Assisted Corporate Training Program

June 25, 2015: Completed 20 hours Eagala part 1 Program

July 25, 2015: Victorian Ladies Aside Reserve Champion Gladstone NJ with Bethje

March 21, 2015: Completed 6 hours continuing education in Eagala program, "Eagala and the 12 Step Model"

July 26, 2014: Sidesaddle Champion Gladstone NJ Equitation with Bethje

July 2014: Won the IFSHA Dressage, Third Level Championship with Bethje

July 26, 2014: Victorian Ladies Aside Reserve Championship at Gladstone NJ with Bethje

Aug 27, 2013: Won Victorian Ladies Aside Championship at Gladstone NJ with Bethje

July 28, 2012: Sidesaddle Champion Gladstone NJ Equitation with Bethje

2011: Published her book "Keys to the Kingdom of Dressage", a working manual for students and riders

2011: Achieved & received USDF Bronze Medal Rider Award 

Aug 13, 2011: Sidesaddle Champion Gladstone NJ Equitation Class with Bethje

Aug 13, 2011: Sidesaddle Reserve Champion Gladstone NJ Pleasure Class with Bethje

2000: Achieved the USDF Qualified Rider Award