For over 35 years Polly has been a dressage rider, trainer, breeder and importer in the Southern CA area. Since 2004 she has been selecting and importing sport horses from Germany, Portugal, Spain and France. Polly is a USDF Bronze and Silver medalist, and Silver Freestyle medalist.. Having trained several horses successfully through Intermediare, she won Regional and National Championships and coached students to Regional and RAAC championships and lifetime rider medals.
Polly earned her WE Bronze Medal in 2017, Silver Medal in 2019. She has competed several horses through Intermediate B with scores up to 80%.
Polly is an S judge with USAWE and a USDF L graduate with distinction.. She has judged countless WE shows across the USA and Canada, and local schooling shows in classical, eventing, and western dressage and obstacle challenges. She is a sought after clinician.
Her other contributions to Working Equitation include:
- 4 years service on WE United Board of Directors
- Ex-officio member Licensed Officials Committee
- 2019 US Licensed Officials Seminar in San Diego organizer and facilitator
- Co-chair 2019 WE United North American Championship Show Committee
- WE United Judge Training Program Committee
- WE Merger Board of Directors
- Merger Licensed Officials Committee