David is the owner of Spectrum Horse Service. He began his horse career when he married Donna. The ultimate animal lover, it was not long before he was training and showing halter horses, had attended farrier school and was quite a busy and successful farrier. David continues to handle horses, assists in semen collections and helps with all aspects of breeding and foaling.
Donna is a lifetime horsewoman. Raised by horse owners/breeders, she has been riding, showing and active in breeding most of her life. Her interest in breeding really took off in the early 1990's when assisting training clients with their breeding needs. After working in several internships with Reproduction Veterinarians she went to school and received certification for Equine Reproduction. She continues to this day to attend schools to keep up on any new techniques that may be of considerable value to her devoted clientelle. Donna specializes in difficult shipping stallions and problem mares. Working closely with 3 local Veterinarians she has been able to improve the shipping successes in many stallions and has returned many mares with serious reproduction issues to successful broodmares.
Chad has been an active part of the breeding at SHS most of his life. As a youth he showed several of the family's Arabian horses in halter and western pleasure. He has been assisting David and Donna with foaling since he was 12 years old. Today Chad is an accomplished stallion handler for semen collection. He also helps in all aspects of the daily functions at the farm from feeding, cleaning, repairs and helping the performance trainer.
Kelsie Rumisek is the resident trainer here at SHS. Kelsie has been riding since she was a child. She has experience in pleasure, jumping, reining, and speed and will be showing many of the client horses. Kelsie will also be assisting with breeding.
Julie is a trainer at SHS. Julie comes to us with years of experience on the Arabian Regional and National level. She showed pleasure and stock horses in all disciplines with great success as a youth and young adult. She is also an avid competitor and money winner on the speed circuit. Julie will be heading up all the training and showing here at SHS.
Kylie joins us as an assistant trainer. Kylie has a lifetime of experience showing all seats on several breeds. Kylie will help keep the show horses conditioned and will help pilot them at the shows.
Hiliary is our girl Friday who will be cleaning stalls, performing general farm maintenance and assisting in some of the breeding. Hiliary has two horses of her own.