Instructors

ASA Official Sidesaddle Instructors

The American Sidesaddle Association holds our well qualified instructors and and judges in high regard. They have been tested and observed in a variety of methods and situations to ensure that they are knowledgeable, capable and keep the safety of you and your horse in mind at all times. When you consider taking lessons, it is important that you can trust that your chosen instructor has the background knowledge, experience, and ability to give guidance when learning to ride aside.
Here is a list of our current official instructors:
Chapman, Andee (SOLA)
Corvalis, MT
740-708-4259
andeechapman@yahoo.com

Cornelius, Kim (KYSS)
Lexington, KY
859-455-6099
cornelius.kimberlya@gmail.com

Duncan, Sue (SOLA)
Jamestown, TN
931-879-1509, 931-239-6234 cell
howardsue@twlakes.net

Friddle, Marti (SOLA)
Grahm, NC
336-516-3835
HundredOaksInc@aol.com

Hastings, Judy (NAGS)
Pomeroy, WA
509-843-1933
fancy_muley@yahoo.com

Henkel, Sue (SOLA)
Marengo, Ohio
740-207-0743
suffolkfarm@yahoo.com

Herlensky, David (SOLA)
Bainbridge, Ohio
740-222-0514
dherlensky@yahoo.com

Herlensky, Maggie (SOLA)
Bainbridge, Ohio
740-222-0515
maggieszoo@horizonview.com

Hutcherson, Stephanie (GALA)
Atlanta, GA
404-354-8235
galadiesaside@aol.com

Kocunik, Diana (ChicA)
Aurora, IL
630-842-6653
makeart2@yahoo.com

Lunden, Katrina (MoSSy)
Annandale, MN
320-260-2138
mnaside@hotmail.com

Merkle, Pat (SOLA)
Calhan, CO
719-683-3103
mkonyxarab@aol.com, ladyridnasideco@aol.com

Perkins, Hannah (SOLA)
Waverly, Ohio
740-222-5544
agk751@aol.com

Peterson, Samantha (KYSS)
Lexington, KY
859-629-5491
samma220@yahoo.com

Post, Laurie Pesout (SOLA)
Radnor, Ohio 740-816-2477
breeshasta@hotmail.com

Rench, Jo (SSSO)
Edmond, OK
405-340-0759
renchjo@yahoo.com

Riesinger, Anita R. (CA Aside)
Redwood City, CA
530-680-6867
skipndance@yahoo.com

Rumpsa, Kim (SOLA)
Ware, MO
314-799-5521
spottedrump@juno.com, krumpsa@STLMSD.com

Sither, Cindy (KYSS)
Lexington, KY
859-509-6137
yellowbeansinthe@hotmail.com

Terry, Samantha (WOA)
Urbana, Ohio
Foxhunt4ev@icloud.com

Watts-Hettinger, Rhonda (SOLA)
Wilton, NH
603-654-6055
sidesaddle5@yahoo.com

Woods, Rebecca Lynn (SOLA)
Peebles, Ohio
Class09becca@yahoo.com

If you are interested in becoming an official ASA sidesaddle instructor, please download these documents, and submit as per instructions.