Evan Pender was born and raised in Houston. She has trained and worked with the most respected professionals in the country. During her Junior years, Evan successfully competed in the pony ring, Junior hunters, Equitation and Junior jumpers, earning numerous championships. Upon graduating with an Honors degree in Communications from the University of St. Thomas, Evan turned her love for horses into a profession. For the past 15 years, her clients have competed in and qualified for US Pony Finals, Junior Hunter Finals, National and International Derbies. They have earned top placings at the most prestigious shows across the country- The Capital Challenge Horse Show, Pennsylvania National, Washington International Horse Show and The National Horse Show, as well as the Winter Equestrian Festival. Evan tailors her lessons according to each rider’s needs and goals, with a strong emphasis on equitation.