Tara is a lifetime horse lover. Working as an equine professional beginning in Rhode Island in 2006, Tara is experienced in riding instruction, horse training, horse care, and barn management. Tara specializes in teaching hunters and dressage. She is knowledgeable with OTTB, Warmbloods, green and young horses. She is very familiar with rated horse shows, having been involved at all levels from participant, to groom, to assisting with set up, courses, trails and obstacles. Tara is also experienced in show standard grooming requirements and getting horses show fit with riding, treadmill and multiple types of therapy options. Tara’s involvement with horses spanned her time from 2004-2020 while she also worked full time as a Quality Assurance Analyst. She is well versed at balancing professional demands with patience and fun! Tara is very organized and a model of grace under pressure. She knows what is necessary to have a busy professional performance and show barn, and she is excited to add her skills to our Rose Clover Farm Family.
*Tara brings a lot of experience to Rose Clover coming most recently from Leslie Law Eventing in Ocala, FL--Leslie Law, Individual Gold Medal Olympian in Eventing, and Deeridge Farm in Wellington, FL, home of the Palm Beach Masters Horse Show Series.
*Tara’s passion for horses caused her to change career paths returning to working with horses full time.
*Tara has a cat named Prince.
Macy grew up in the Western mountains of Maine, beginning her horse experience when she was just 3. Over the years, she has worked with Arabians, Quarter Horses, Warmbloods, and Thoroughbreds, as well as several other breeds. Macy has a degree in veterinary technology and attended Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, KY for her externship. She has worked for several different horse farms, allowing her to gain experience from different parts of the country. She prefers the world of hunter/jumpers, having been a professional groom on the Eastern A-rated show circuit for Barrens Edge Farm, traveling to Ocala, Aiken, Culpepper, Tryon, Devon, and the Hamptons. Macy is very excited to be a part of the Rose Clover team and can’t wait to see you!
*Macy has a new “baby” at Rose Clover Farm—her OTTB, Felix!
*Macy and her husband have 4 adopted dogs: Kalvin, Kira, Avery, and Noodle.
*Macy’s favorite dessert is a traditional whoopie pie!