Sheri showing her andalusian gelding, Brillante RDL to national champion senior gelding.

Donna obtained her Bachelors in Education at 
SHSU and her Masters in Education at Houston
Baptist University. She has over 36 years
experience working in Special Education with students of all ages and with a wide array of disability conditions and functioning levels.

She is a published author and presenter in the field. 

Donna working with animal rescue organization in South America

Our Team

Sheri has more than 25 years experience teaching and training horses.  She was certified as a therapeutic riding and driving instructor in 2004 and then again  a therapeutic riding instructor in 2018 after taking a few years off to care for a family member.   She has a passion for teaching and a wealth of equestrian knowledge that ensures that her riders receive excellent instruction.

When not working at the therapy program, she loves to ride and show her Andalusians, Brillante RDL , Xena and Solana.


Donna is a certified Educational Diagnostician and is a contract  assessment specialist with Behavior Plus in Friendswood. Her passion for horses began as a young child watching westerns with her father and has been a particular blessing in her life.


Educational Program Director

Assessment Consultant

Executive Director

​Head Instructor

​Therapy Animal Trainer

Sheri winning National Champion Gelding with Brillante RDL

Sheri specializes in teaching horses
excellent manners and a soft way of going.  She enjoys teaching other people horsemanship skills, not just the ability to ride.  She also trains therapy animals to be prepared for their Pet Partners registration tests in order to join us in visiting facilities outside the farm.

Donna Lindsley: M.Ed

​​​Sheri Holmes;​PATH certified TR instructor


         Therapeutic Riding and Animal Assisted Therapy