Our Experienced Team Members
Over the years we have taught thousands of people to ride in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, which we feel keeps our horses and riders happy.
We love this life we have created around horses, nature and fun and feel that attention to detail is our forte!
Lisa established Cannock Chase Trekking Centre in 1995. She grew up in her families riding school and was riding before she could walk, winning her first show at 3 years old. She enjoys all disciplines from western, stunt riding and natural horsemanship to dressage and show jumping.
- Yard Manager
Lucy has been at the centre since she was a child. She has 27 years experience with horses and has a BSc (Hons) Equine Sports Science (Equestrian Psychology). Her favourite horse is her own horse Eclipse.
- Yard Supervisor
Sonia has 20 years experience with horses and joined the centre in 2003. Her favourite horse is her own horse Millie.
Gemma joined us here as a young girl and has been one of our trek guides since 2005. She is currently studying a level 3 Extended diploma in animal management. She specialises in looking after our younger clients and is a favourite with our paddock riders. Her favourite horse is Princess.
Becki joined the team in 2009 and is also a favourite with our younger riders and one of our trek guides. She is currently a student and enjoys netball and running outside of horses. Her favourite horse is Buttons.
Tammie has been with us since 1996. She also handles all our accounts as well as being one of our experienced trek guides. Her favourite horse is her own horse Fudge.
Becki has also been part of the team since 1996, as a child. She specialises in handling all our promotions and marketing, as well as being one of our experienced trek guides. Her favourite horse is Tom.
Chris started riding as a small child and joined the centre right at the beginning in 1995. She is one of our experienced trek guides. Loves all the horses and has too many favourites to name.
Sally has also been at the trekking centre since 1995 and is one of our experienced trek guides. Her favourite horse is Dakota.
Mell has been at the centre since 2011. She is also an active member of St John Ambulance and one of our trek guides. Her favourite horse is Splash.
Pinky joined the team in 2008 and has 20 years experience. She specialises in taking care of our other on site animals including pygmy goats, chickens, ducks and rabbits as well as being one of our trek guides. Her favourite horse is Pirate.
Stuart has been with us since 2010 and is currently at Liverpool University studying Veterinary Medicine. He is one of our experienced trek guides and his favourite horse is Splash.
Rosie has over 50 years experience with horses and joined the team in 1996. She is one of our experienced trek guides. Loves all of our horses and has got one of our retired ponies Tommy Tucker.
- Special Projects Manager
Viki has been involved with horses for 40 years and joined the centre in 2009. Her favourite horse is Gabriel.
Karl is a qualified farrier DWCF and is responsible for all the horses’ individual shoeing needs. He comes out to us every week in order to ensure all our horses are shod.
Matt is a BEVA/BVDA qualified equine dentist with over 15 years of experience in equine dentistry and a lifetime experience with horses. Matt provides all the dental care for our horses here at the centre.
- Veterinary Surgeon
Gil and Pool House Equine Clinic are solely responsible for the veterinary care of all our horses here at the centre. Gil was voted Equine Vet of the Year in 2009.