Versatile. Dependable. Deadline-driven.
From the time I was a little girl, I pored over stacks and stacks of horse magazines to learn everything I could about horses. I showed Quarter Horses as a youth and competed on the Texas A&M Equestrian Team in college. And for the last nine years, I’ve turned my love of horses and magazines into the career of my dreams.
As a freelance writer and photographer, I draw from those years of competition, a myriad of agricultural classes at Texas A&M, training gained at media internships including the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and the American Quarter Horse Association and nearly five years of writing and photography for the American Paint Horse Association to produce quality articles and photos that I deliver on time.
I'm a skilled photographer for the equine industry, but I also photograph humans and pets for portraits, headshots, engagement sessions and senior portraits.
When I’m not writing or taking photos, I’m traveling the world with my husband and our young son Wilder. Reading is my favorite. I’m a third generation shoe addict and celebrity fashion is my guilty pleasure. I’m fueled by coffee and exercise. I love to cook and try new foods and wines. I’m hopelessly attached to posting pics (usually of Wilder) on Instagram. Shoot me a message—I’d love to see how I can help you with words or images.
I'm a strong writer for a variety of platforms including bios, advertorials, web content, blog posts and press releases. If you need written content that matches your brand and audience, I'm your girl. Writing for nearly a dozen publications allows me to bring a fresh perspective to my stories, while adhering to specific writing styles. I am your magazine reader, and I craft every story with the reader in mind. I write about all things horses, including horse training, equine health care, profiles and event coverage. I also enjoy writing articles about food, travel, fashion, fitness and home décor.
Capturing the relationship, whether it’s between horses and humans, couples, families or between a boy and his dog, are some of my favorite parts of my job. My background shooting editorial for horse magazines makes my equine photos technically correct, but I’m always looking for the emotional connection to shine through in my images. I love crouching in a pasture while foals prance and stretch their legs. Couples in love make me happy. Most of all, I love seeing a little girl discover the joy of being one with her horse. Taking those photos allows my clients to always remember those special moments in time.
Photo shoots start at $150/hour plus mileage if outside DFW. High resolution, edited images and an online proofing gallery are included. Please inquire if you'd like to set up something special!