Jill has been riding since 1976 and teaching, training and starting young horses since 1990. She was the founder and owner of the very successful show, sales and training facility named Hunters Grove for 15 years. Hunters Grove was J A Hunters, located in Old Brookville, NY and has been sold. Presently she is the owner of
a successful horse and pony training and sales business and is a trainer at The Red Barn.
Jill has had much success with all aspects of the horse show world, starting from the on-the-line winners at DEVON, to young hunters at shows including, WEF, OCALA, HITS, HAMPTONS, OLD SALEM, CAPITAL CHALLENGE and on Long Island. She has had many winning rider and horse combinations and her horses have been awarded numerous USEF zone and national year end awards.
She is a certified equine appraiser and a United States Equestrian Federation “R” licensed judge. She holds her “R” license in the hunter breeding and is pursuing her “R” licenses in Hunters, Equitation and Jumper divisions. Jill is also a USHJA Certified Trainer.