Laurie Reese, trainer, instructor and PHS business partner, has more than two decades of experience in equestrian sports. She is a graduate of Johnson and Wales with a bachelor's degree in equine business management. Laurie spent her early years competing across the United States. She is also a certified equine massage therapist with Equissage (tm). Laurie currently resides in Florida.
Bennett Baughman, Pleasant Heights own upper level rider, trained under Laurie since she was six years old. She is an accomplished rider who has competed across the Midwest. Bennett specializes in competition readiness and equine rehabilitation training. She is currently attending the University of Kentucky where she is in the honors program. Bennett is active in their equine programs and plays for the UK polo team.
Cheryl Hollis is our visiting trainer, specializing in upper level dressage. Cheryl is also an experienced competitor and enjoys traveling to clinics to further her own knowledge.