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Meet the Team: TeamMember

Stephanie Lilly - Owner, Trainer, Instructor


Stephanie founded the farm with her husband, Mike, in 2000. Together, they have developed the farm into a respectable training and teaching facility. Stephanie grew up riding and showing many breeds of horses, but she fell in love with the American Saddlebred. Stephanie specializes in the art of saddle seat equitation and focuses on the junior exhibitor rider. Her determination and ability to communicate riding skills to young riders is what makes her such a successful horsewoman.


Mike Lilly - Owner, Operator


Mike is the backbone of Fiesta Farm. From farm maintenance to hauling to shows, customers know their horses are always in the best hands with Mike. No matter how many hours he works at his full time job he always makes a point to check on the farm, horses, dogs, and cats each and every night. Fiesta wouldn't be the same without Mike.

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Tina Newman - Trainer, Instructor


Tina grew up riding and showing alongside her sister, Stephanie. She continued into the amateur ranks until 2006 when she transitioned to an instructor and trainer at Fiesta. Tina and Stephanie work together to ensure that all of the show horses and riders are prepared for competition. No matter the day, Tina always has a smile and positive attitude and that is what makes her an excellent asset to our team.

Lexie Ream - Instructor


Lexie began riding with Fiesta Farm in 2003. She started as a beginner but moved her way up the ranks to showing at world and national levels. Her proudest accomplishment is a top 3 finish in the Adult UPHA National Final with her horse, CH The Muffin Man. After graduating from West Virginia University in 2017 with Agricultural Business and Equine Studies degrees, she began her professional career at Fiesta. Lexie specializes in beginner lessons and academy show riders.


Brett Self - Instructor

Bio coming soon!

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