Patti is quick to point out and give credit to her student’s accomplishments over her own accomplishments. She indicates that she been involved in the training and preparation of several students who, under her instruction have gone on to win numerous regional championships.
In addition to this, in 2004, Patti placed 7 th in the Intermediaire 1 Championships in California aboard one of her clients horses, Tsunami. She also claimed the regional title in 2004 as the Intermediarie 1 Champion for USDF Region 2 aboard one of her clients horses, Lieflande.
With the faithful help of her right hand man, Armondo Chavez, her full time groom who also travels with her, Patti has been able to achieve numerous goals. “I don’t know what I would do without the help of Armondo, he is an amazing horseman and adds organization and cleanliness to an otherwise hectic barn atmosphere.”
Patti is the proud owner of one spectacular horse, Sandor, the seven-year-old Dutch warmblood gelding (x Flemingh) Sandor is currently working the Prix St. Georges level with Patti. Patti has owned Sandor since importing him from Huug Dekonig from Germany as a young 4-year-old prospect. Patti’s eventual goal with Sandor is to develop him into a grand prix horse and to take him as far as he can possibly go.