Resume Details

Resume Title:Barbara Klatt Resume

Desired Job Title:Free Lance Instructor

Resume Description:


10 Fox Sparrow Rd                                          bnklatt@icloud.com

Beaufort, SC  29907                                          740-438-3241 (cell)



2016     present Standard, Combined & Seasonal Clinics – Certified Horsemanship Association

              General equine husbandry – Coastal Discovery Museum

2009                 Inducted into Horsemanship Hall of Fame – Culver Academies, Culver, IN

2004                 Clinic Instructor of the Year – Certified Horsemanship Association

2003-2016        Instructor/Trainer – Bookmark Farms, Pataskala, OH.  Hunter/Jumper & Dressage instruction to all ages/all levels.  Coach at C rated shows.  Farm and office management.

2002-2003        Horsemanship Instructor – Culver Academies (part-time).  Assistant Coach – Jumping Team

2001-2002        Exercised Broodmares for Pat Belskie at Ashemont Farms, Aberdeen, NC (Rheinland-Pflaz Saar)

2000-2001        Free-Lance trainer for Ann & John Foster, Congaree Farms, Columbia, SC. Handle, exercise, train weanlings, green broke and established event horses (Irish TB, Hanoverian, and TB crosses).

1999-2000        Instructor/Asst. Manager – Riverbend Equestrian Centre, Greenville, SC.  Taught all levels, all ages (Balanced Seat) Coached dressage team.  Farm and office management.  (Mgr on pregnancy leave). 

1997- 1999       Free-Lance trainer for Ann & John Foster, see 2000-2001.

1997                 Coach of the Year – National Capital Equestrian League – MD, VA

1996-present     Clinic Instructor (CI); Site Visitor – Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA)

1992-97            Instructor – Dressage, Hunter Equitation (Beg-Adv), Loftmar Stables, Bowie, MD.  Taught/competed dressage through Second Level.  Schooled/coached beg – adv; all ages for local hunter and equitation competition (balanced seat foundation).  General barn and office management.

1993                 Master Instructor/ACI – Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA)

1988-91            Free-Lance Instructor/Coach, Dressage & Combined Training (through Three Day Event – Preliminary Division), Bryan, TX

1983-87            Instructor/Manager – Thalia Cedar Valley, Kingston, NY.  Russian/Polish Arabian breeding facility. Taught all levels/all ages (balanced seat foundation); Rode dressage through Fourth Level; competed  dressage through Second Level; schooled/coached Combined Training.  Overall farm and office management.

Fall 1983          BHSII – Tallend School, Cirencester, England

1982                 Working Student/Instructor – Rhine Valley Farm, Rhinebeck, NY  Dressage & Combined Training (Warmbloods and TB crosses)

Spring 1982      BHSAI – Wirral Riding & Saddlery Centre, Cheshire, England

1978-79            Horsemanship Instructor – Culver Academies, Culver, IN

1975-77            Taught at private facility while attending Eastern Kentucky Univ., Richmond, KY; showed Quarter horses regionally – Western pleasure, green, and versatility. 

1973-75            Rode Lippizans at private facility while attending Emory Univ., Atlanta, GA

1971-73            Varsity Show Jumping Team; Culver Academy for Girls, Culver, IN

    12 summers of teaching/directing riding programs in summer camps: OH, WI, ME, IN.         

Contact Information: Barbara Klatt
10 Fox Sparrow Rd
Beaufort, SC 29907, USA
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