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Equine Trainer, Administrative Assistant, PATH Intl Certified

Gainesville, FL
September 27, 2021

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Kimberly M Sauer

**** ** **** ****** ***********, FL 32065


Dedicated to educating people on various disabilities and advocating for people with special needs with the goal of equipping them to live as normal as possible through whatever means accessible to me. Deep passion for riding, training, and caring for horses to utilize them for people with special needs both mounted and unmounted. Education/Certifications

• St. Andrews University Bachelor of Arts • Therapeutic Horsemanship August 2017

• PATH International CTRI and Mentor Certification • Special Olympics Tier II Coach • CPR First Aid Work History/Experience

Administrative Assistant • True Strength Collective September 2021 - Present

• Collaborate with founder on expanding social media platform • Develop client educational materials • Create Ads for social media • Execute weekly administrative tasks Riding Instructor & Trainer • Haile Equestrian Center May 2021 – August 2021

• Taught mounted and unmounted lessons • Taught camps at all levels

• 5-10 green horses in training at a time • Communicated daily with client regarding progress Riding Instructor • Delray Equestrian Center November 2019 – January 2021

• Managed weekly schedule, taught mounted and unmounted lessons • Exercised lessons horses • Communicated with clients daily • Managed schedule with 100 clients weekly • Directed and taught all camps Head Riding Instructor • Palm Beach Therapeutic Equestrian Center March 2019 – November 2019

• Taught horsemanship lessons to all clients in program; Exercised and cared for horses in program • Created new programs to fit needs of clients based on their disability/ability Program Coordinator • Equine Assisted Therapies of South Florida August 2017 - June 2019

• Educated volunteers and staff in various disabilities • Supervised 6 contract instructors • Taught an average of 50% of the weekly schedule • Managed weekly schedule with 10 horses, 100 clients and an average of a 50-75- person waitlist • Managed and maintained program budget • Planned and executed program related events; Horse shows, parties, open houses, camps • Communicated with doctors, therapists and parents to ensure clients reached both quantitative and qualitative goals

Admissions, Call Center & Student Ambassador • St. Andrews University September 2015- May 2017

• Gave tours of main campus and equestrian facilities for prospective students • Participated in production of prospective student weekends • Engaged with prospective students and their families during their visits • Filed, organized, cold called for donations and events

Volunteer Experience

• Hospitality and management for various swim/sports teams, churches, schools • Working student for various barns, including three- day eventer Olympic coach and 2012 Olympic alternate Buck Davidson • Mission trips • soup kitchens • homeless shelters • church events • Special Olympics • PATH International References

•Savannah VanWyk • 561-***-**** •Owner and Founder of Mamoyo

•Missy Tussing • 954-***-**** • Barn Manager at Equine Assisted Therapies

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