Shadow Hills Riding Club Board of Directors
Stacy Adams – Secretary
Barbara Maxwell – Treasurer (Interim)
Sammy Wagner – Advisory
Shadow Hills Riding Club Staff
Johnny Higginson – Program Director, PATH International Advanced Instructor and Advanced EAGALA Equine Specialist
Johnny Higginson is the co-founder and Program Director of Shadow Hills Riding Club. He has over forty years of expertise as an equestrian and arts professional, allowing him the in-depth knowledge to educate and intuitively assist mentally, emotionally, and chemically challenged individuals.
Through the Shadow Hills Riding Club, Johnny has developed a unique therapeutic horsemanship program for people in recovery. His article, Horses and Recovery, was recently featured in Strides, the official PATH international journal for equine therapy.
He is a PATH Int’l Cert. Advanced Instructor and mentor for therapeutic instructors. A PATH Int’l Cert. Equine Specialist. Cert. EAGALA Equine Specialist. He is a certified chemical dependency councilor. His accomplishments include AQHA National Title, AQHA World Title, USC Equestrian Team coach, Pacific Coast Champion, VQHA Champion, and the PCQHA Champion.