Maria Lacasse has a been training professionally since 2012. Her training philosophies have a background in natural horsemanship and dressage principles. Focusing the balance of communication and biomechanics between horse and rider.
Maria has gained experience from multiple areas within the equine industry including being a working student for a natural horsemanship traienr, working as a veterinary technician for an equine hospital, grooming for an FEI dressage judge, grooming baby racehorses at the beautiful Scatter Creek training center, and apprenticing with a classical dressage trainer.
She always strives to continue her education and is currently getting regular instruction from FEI trainer Kari McClain, working on her equine massage certification and licensing with the Equine Natural Movement school, enrolled to start human massage school at the Bodymechanics School of Myotherapy and Massage (Fall 2020), and seeks out education from Shannon Olson of Select Saddlery and Promise Farms who has a long background in classical dressage training methods.