Kellie Perfetto is the founder
of Starlight Farms and the resident instructor
and trainer. She has been riding since the
age of 6.
Kellie competed in Three Day
Eventing, a sport that utilizes various horsemanship
skills - dressage, cross country jumping, and
She found her true love of dressage
and the ability of dressage to transform the
most ordinary horse into something extraordinary.
Kellie has trained and continues
to train with many wonderful and talented trainers,
including Gina Duran and Laurie Moore-Smith,
and is very happy to be currently working as
an assistant to Laurie Moore-Smith.
was very fortunate in having an amazing start
to her riding career with her first instructor,
Connie Drag. Kellie has attended clinics
with J. Michael Plumb, James Wofford, Tracy
Lert and many others. Kellie believes in continuing
to improve her skills and education through
regular training and clinics.
It has always been Kellie's dream
to work with children and adults and share
with them the incredible gift of life with
Kellie focuses on positive teaching
for both horse and rider and emphasizes safety
and proper form as well as teaches horsemanship
and care of the horse.