Instructors

Information about our instructors follows, please use the form below to contact us.

 

Kelli Hurst

Kelli has been riding and training horses for over 40 years.  She has been a certified horseback riding instructor for the last 15 years at a facility in the mid cities.  Kelli enjoys teaching all levels of students and especially excels in advanced riders and adult lessons which include more overall horsemanship and demonstrating how to gain the connection with the horse necessary to achieve the optimum level of riding and "oneness" with the horse.  Many people have commented that they believe Kelli is part horse!  She has hundreds of current and past clients that say she is the best trainer/instructor of horses and people in the world.

 

Danette Click

Danette grew up on a farm in West Texas and animals have always been a part of her life.  Although she has been a CPA and financial consultant for over 25 years she never has let her country roots get far away.  Danette is a certified horseback riding instructor and has been teaching approximately 5 years.  She enjoys teaching beginner to intermediate students and excels in working with the most timid riders and children and teenagers with mild emotional issues.  Danette was previously the treasurer of Rocky Top Therapeutic Riding Center and has a special place in her heart for working with 'at risk' children and seeing the positive impact that the horses have on the students.

 

Devon Click

Devon is an accomplished barrel racer and has been riding since she was five years old.  She is currently a Senior at Tarleton State University majoring in Animal Industries.  Devon has been an assistant instructor since she was 15 years old and is a remarkable teacher and role model.  She has also been a part of Team Josey (World Renowned Martha Josey Barrel Racer) for the past three summers.  Here she has taught and ridden almost all levels of horses and barrel racers.