Team

Kelly Fencl
Kelly has been teaching English riding lessons since the mid 1990’s. She has been training horses for sale and show for over 25 years. Many of Kelly’s riders have earned year end awards on both the PTS and NIHJA show circuits. Additionally, she has been a professional for the Wayne-Dupage Hunt for over 20 years, and she was 1 of 60 who won her way to compete in the Centennial Championships for the MFHA and represented the WDH. She is also active with the Wayne Dupage Hunt and pony club. Kelly takes great pride in building a positive learning environment for her riders, and she is available to help you with your training needs whether it or be showing or pleasure riding.


Terri Storino


April Morris
April Morris has been riding and teaching for over 20 years. She has competed successfully in the rated hunters (A and B) as well as eventing. April has started many students in their riding careers, coaching them from their first ride, to their first jump, to their first show. She focuses on creating safe, confident, independent riders with solid horsemanship skills and enjoys helping students of all levels achieve their goals.


Eva Nieman
Eva joined the WEC team in March of 2018. She has over 20 years of riding experience with the past 10 riding as a member of the The Wayne DuPage Hunt. She cares very deeply for her students and focuses on building a riders confidence on the ground and in the saddle. She wants nothing more for her students than to enjoy their time with horses’ as much as she does!


Lauren Nugent
Lauren has been riding for over 15 years and has been teaching professionally since 2017. She has successfully shown up to the 1.30m (4'3") jumpers on the A circuit as well as hunters on the A, B and NIHJA circuits. While her passion is the jumper ring, she believes in building a strong foundation in proper equitation and horsemanship. Lauren's goal when teaching is to create happy, independent and confident riders, all with rider and horse safety as a top priority!


Jessie Reed
Jessie has over 20 years of riding experience. She spent many years competing in the hunter/jumpers on the NIHJA circuit. She is now a riding member of the Wayne DuPage hunt. She wants her students to become safe and independent while sharing in her love for riding!