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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Experienced Lead Instructor with over 15 years of experience in the equine industry. Excellent reputation for resolving problems and improving customer satisfaction. Patient and ambitious with experience riding and training horses of all sizes and temperaments and supporting trainees at various stages of riding education. Dedicated to equine sports with detailed knowledge of common health issues, training and communication techniques as well as proper tack and adaptive equipment use. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude with willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

Accomplishments

Fieldstone Farm Therapeutic Riding Internship participant

Community Foundation of Southern Arizona Scholarship Recipient

Over 10 years of Equine Facility Management

Decorated competitor in both Hunter and Jumper ring

IHSA Four year member and officer

PATH International CTRI Mentor

Repeated Guest Lecturer at Lake Erie College in Equine Studies department

Skills
  • Planning and Organizing: Well versed in planning and preparing for trainings and meetings, creating equine wellness schedules and calendars as well as preparing presentations and guest lectures.
  • Communication: Effective and timely at communication both within a team as well as with potential clients, members of the community and other professionals.
  • Problem Solving: Able to assess tasks and identify to best course of action for desired results both independently and with a team. Continually strives to find new and out of the box approaches to problems.
  • Team Player: Enjoys sharing knowledge and learning from the experience of others to continually improve and expand on knowledge.
  • Differentiated Approach: Give each client an individualized approach to help them achieve their desired results.
Work History
08/2018 to Current
Lead Instructor State Of Oklahoma Woodward, OK,
  • Developed and executed lesson plans according to students' physical, emotional, cognitive and behavioral goals, including both group and individual work.
  • Advised staff on proper tack fit, including different types and degrees of quality, proper use and basic care and maintenance.
  • Communicated frequently with parents, students and staff to provide feedback and discuss instructional strategies.
  • Implemented an CTRI mentoring program and mentored participants on CTRI criteria and expectations.
  • Administered assessments to determine each student's physical, emotional, cognitive and behavioral needs and identify the classes best suited.
  • Maintained accurate and complete records for 60 students.
  • Worked with equine staff members and Program Director to design comprehensive and individualized plans to optimize equine health and conditioning.
  • Maintained accurate and complete records for fifteen horses.
  • Taught proper communication and riding commands for optimal control and safety around horses.
  • Prepared horses for demands of therapeutic riding program and maintained equine conditioning through under saddle and ground schooling
07/2019 to Current
Horseback Riding Instructor Engineered Floors Los Angeles, CA,
  • Supported students needing extra assistance in learning basic tenets of horseback riding with patience and deliberation.
  • Built client base through friendly and clear communication and deliverable results.
  • Supported riders' pursuit of advanced equestrian sports.
  • Educated students on both english and western disciplines, applying variety of instructional techniques, including hands-on curriculum.
  • Educated students on proper hoof care, vitamin and food supplements, and proper conditions for horse health maintenance.
  • Taught proper communication and riding commands for optimal control and safety around horses.
  • Worked closely with students and parents to increase positive feedback from parents and boost overall student success.
08/2017 to 08/2018
Sales Representative Chagrin Saddlery City, STATE,
  • Met with existing customers and prospects to discuss equine needs and recommend optimal solutions and products to meet goals.
  • Executed direct sales from manufacturers to customers to improve profitability within retail environment.
  • Assisted in product placement and visual merchandising, maintaining attractive and inviting appearance.
  • Set up calendar with customer birthdays and other special events for personal touch.
  • Reached out to customers after completed sales to evaluate satisfaction and determine immediate service requirements.
  • Managed over 25 customer calls per day in addition to in store customer assistance
  • Assisted customers in saddle fit and recommendations dependent on customer and equine requirements.
  • Increased sales by offering advice on purchases and promoting additional products.
  • Tailored sales approaches and techniques to specific client needs to increase marketing effectiveness.
05/2016 to 08/2018
Horseback Riding Instructor/Barn Manager Red Oak Camp City, STATE,
  • Supported riders' pursuit of advanced equestrian sports such as over fences and dressage.
  • Cleaned and maintained facility with sixteen horses, keeping all in great health and adhering to veterinary visit schedule, feeding routines and cleaning practices.
  • Supported students needing extra assistance in learning basic tenets of horseback riding with patience and deliberation.
  • Educated students on proper daily care of horses, including hoof care, vitamin and food supplements, proper conditions for horse health and basic equipment necessary.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, and holiday shifts.
  • Diffused potentially dangerous situations between horses and students with practices instilled through experience and repetition.
Education
Expected in 05/2021 to to
Graduate Certificate : Nonprofit Organization And Leadership
University of Arizona - Tucson, AZ
GPA:
Expected in 08/2018 to to
Bachelor of Science: Equine Facility Management
Lake Erie College - Painesville, OH
GPA:
Expected in 08/2018 to to
Bachelor of Science: Therapeutic Horsemanship
Lake Erie College - Painesville, OH
GPA:
Certifications
  • Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor, PATH International, November 2018-Current
  • Completed PATH International Specialty Education Course: Instructor Training for Equine Services for Heroes, August 27th, 2021

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School Attended

  • University of Arizona
  • Lake Erie College
  • Lake Erie College

Job Titles Held:

  • Lead Instructor
  • Horseback Riding Instructor
  • Sales Representative
  • Horseback Riding Instructor/Barn Manager

Degrees

  • Graduate Certificate
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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