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Jessica Schnell

Jessie graduated from the University of New England in 2009 with a degree in biology that led to three years as a veterinary assistant and technician in an ER and General Practice followed by a career with IDEXX Reference Laboratories; a veterinary technology company. She started and led the University of New England's Intercollegiate Horse Show Association Team from 2005 to 2009 while gaining experience by working and training at multiple hunter/jumper barns including Meadow View Equestrian Center and Chez Chevaux Equestrian Center.

Jessie has been riding and competing for 20+ years and teaching since 2013, with a focus on the hunter/jumper discipline. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Maine Hunter Jumper Association ( and cross trains in dressage and eventing with Lauren Fontinos-Morrell of Rhythmos Equestrian and Tom Davis of Flatlands Equestrian. 

Most recently, Schnell Equestrian took a big leap and moved to a new home base in Shapleigh, ME. Five acres of grassy field surrounded by forest trails will be ready to accommodate those looking for a quiet, fun atmosphere to train, condition and enjoy our equine friends. 

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