This journey started with one special horse & never ends. Leslie is a Certified Equine Sports Massage Therapist, Equine Kinesiology Tape Practitioner as well as a Masterson Method Certified Practitioner. Her equine Massage & Bodywork company EquiHands serves a wide range of equines from hardworking school/therapy horses to high-level competitors. EquiHands was awarded, “Best Equine Sports Massage Service” by Global Health & Wellness for 2018. Leslie was also pleased to have her article “Equine BodyWork & the Performance Horse” featured in Holistic Horse Magazine in 2015.
Leslie’s lifelong interest in horses began at a young age, when her grandfather introduced her to a pony named Dan, from that first pony to her treasured horses throughout the years, Sierra, Cocoa & Squeeky, she has never lost her enthusiasm. Although she has always had a love for horses, she also loves to travel. Her prior career as Director of Sales & Marketing for upscale independent Hotels worldwide. Leslie’s interest in a professional career in Equine Massage & Bodywork was inspired by her horse Squeeky which opened her eyes to the field of Equine Bodywork.
In addition to her equine massage & bodywork certifications/accreditation, Leslie’s education includes equine anatomy, biomechanics, CranioSacral Therapy for equines & SaddleFit for life – Equine Ergonomist saddle-fit evaluations.