Our Judges

Samantha Allan

Samantha Allan has competed at the Advanced and International levels of eventing, and has competed through 4th level at USDF competitions. She is a USEF licensed Eventing Judge (r) and USEF licensed Eventing Technical Delegate( r ). She is also a USDF Bronze medalist, USPC ‘A’ Graduate, and USEA FEH Committee member. She continues to train, coach and compete in eventing, show jumping and dressage. Samantha judged the USEA Future Event Horse Championships East and West in 2015 and 2016, and has coached riders into the upper levels of Eventing. Samantha has a true love for young horses and enjoys the entire training process. Samantha believes that a happy, correct foundation for a young horse has a significant impact on a horse’s success. In addition to training, Samantha loves teaching and enjoys helping riders achieve their goals with horses no matter how big or small. Samantha is based out of Allan & Clover Sport Horses in Groveland, FL.

Aviva Nebesky

Aviva Nebesky earned her Bronze medal in 2004 and went on graduate from the “L” Program with distinction in 2006. Coming to riding in her 30s, Aviva brings a different perspective to her judging and teaching focusing on the bio mechanics of rider and horse. A popular schooling show judge, clinician, and instructor, she has taken her students, training horses, and her own horses to numerous shows and championships.

Lauren Annett

Lauren Annett began riding at a young age with her mother and brother. She took a hiatus for college and attempted to balance life as a biochemist and an aspiring horse lady.  After a decade in manufacturing, she is now a full-time trainer, judge and competitor. Lauren owns and operates Lauren Annett Dressage LLC out of her Family’s Bally Vae Farm. Lauren is a USEF “r” Dressage and Western Dressage judge. She has earned her USDF bronze and silver medals and is committed to her own education and the knowledge base of her students. Lauren’s program is comprehensive and she works to meet rider and horse goals and challenges them to optimize their athletic capabilities. Lauren has a gift to see the best potential in everyone she works with and is able to help them shine!