Event in which you compete: Saddle Bronc
Hometown: Corona, NM, USA
Number of years riding: Professionally since 2006.
Career accomplishments to date:
• 2007 World Champion
• Two-Time NFR Qualifier
• 2007 CNFR Champion
How you got started in your event: My family was always involved. I watched my cousins ride, plus my dad competed, so I wanted to try it.
Length of time you’ve been sponsored by Ariat: Five years.
Favorite Ariat product (by name): Bronc Stomper that I helped design.
Proudest career moment: Winning the World Championship title in 2007.
Tell us about your first horse: I don’t remember my first bronc horse because I was knocked out.
You ride because: It is all I have wanted to do since I was little, and I love getting on rank horses.
If you weren’t a professional rider, you would be a: A calf-roper or compete in another extreme sport.
Favorite mentor or idol growing up: My parents.
Favorite place to travel: Oregon
Name one fun fact that people don’t know about you: There were only five people in my High School Graduating class.
Favorite way to unwind outside of the barn: Be at home.
Good luck charm: A four-leaf clover given to me by JoAnn Owen.