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.
Emmy grew up in Fishers, Indiana. She started riding when she was four and has been passionate about horses ever since. Emmy’s professional career began when she took a year long live-in internship in Virginia with Olympic Eventing rider, Phyllis Dawson. She very much enjoys the cross country aspect of eventing, but has gained the most from the dressage training she has received. Emmy has two dogs, both rescues. In her free time she enjoys hiking, rock climbing, and hanging out with her friends.
*Emmy’s favorite hike in Tennessee is the Fiery Gizzard Trail.
*Her favorite favorite restaurant in Nashville is Two Ten Jacks.
*Emmy took sign language in high school and college and still loves it!
*The favorite place Emmy’s visited is Amsterdam.
*Emmy went to her first horse show when she was 7. She feel off in her first class!
*Emmy works out at a boxing gym