AHA! Haflinger Celebration ♡ Meet Our Judges
Meet Our 2022 Judges!
Charlotte Trentelman, Florida
Dressage, Western Dressage, Driven Dressage
Charlotte Trentelman is a USEF “S” Dressage judge who has competed through Grand Prix in Dressage and the Advanced Level of Combined Driving with multiple breeds. She served as USDF Region 3’s Director for two terms and currently chairs USDF’s Historical Committee. She is also a “R” Western Dressage Judge. She was one of the original show managers on the Florida Circuit and served as a local organizer for the USDF National Symposium in Orlando, Florida. A believer in being well-rounded, she has also been a breeder, instructor, and Technical Delegate. She has organized L Programs and USEF Judging programs. Charlotte and her husband, Chris, own Rebel Ridge Farm, a teaching and training facility which has hosted many local, national, and international clinicians, near Ocala, Florida.
Otto Schalter, Dörrmoschel, Germany
Jennifer Sawyer, Florida
Showmanship, Western, Novice, Peewee, Trail
Tracy Dopko, Alberta, Canada
English, Hunter/Jumper, Pleasure Driving
Tracy showed successfully on the American and Canadian hunter/jumper A Circuits as well as the dressage A Circuit for over 25 years, is an accomplished judge and has also been an avid breeder for nearly three decades. She also showed successfully in Western Pleasure, Pleasure Driving, Sport Horse, Welsh Pony and Arabian circuits. Tracy has won over $45,000 in hunter earnings, produced countless Futurity and Hunter Classic winners, qualified for the Ariat US National Adult Medal Finals in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and has won over 100 A Circuit Championships in both hunter and dressage. She has won Canadian National and US National Hunter Titles and multiple National Titles in Western Pleasure and Trail.
Tracy and her husband own and operate Daventry Equestrian just outside of Edmonton, Alberta and focus on breeding, training and showing warmbloods, pony hunters and Welsh Cobs. She sits on various equine committees in both Canada and the United States and gives regular equine clinics throughout North America. She owns and operates a successful Equine Appraisal/Equine Expert Witness business, is a freelance writer, and runs a Web Design and Social Media Marketing company, and is also an instructor for the University of Guelph’s Equine Studies Diploma and Equine Business Management Programs.