dianealder Class of 2008Lisa Diane Alder

Major: History and Business Administration
Awards and Accolades: Harper Gatton Leadership Medallion
Hometown: Hopkinsville, KY
Where is she now? Diane is attending graduate school.


maggiedaniels Class of 2008Maggie Daniels

Major: Communication and Media Studies
Hometown: Charleston, WV
Where is she now? After interning with the World Equestrian Games during college, Maggie is now working there full-time as the Equine Relations and Special Projects Coordinator for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games.
Comments: The Equine Scholars Program opened my eyes to all the possible equine-faceted careers. I was fortunate enough to combine my passion with my profession. The Equine Scholars Program and Georgetown College provided me with excellent opportunities and helped me to succeed both professionally and academically.


angiefischer Class of 2008Angie Fischer

Major: Psychology
Minor: Business Administration
Hometown: Villa Hills, KY
Where is she now? Angie is attending Xavier Univeristy and working toward her Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling. She will graduate in the Spring 0f 2012 as a licensed clinician and therpaist.


michaelmccord Class of 2008Michael McCord
Major: Mathematics, Theatre & Performing Arts, and Computer Science
Hometown: Cynthiana, KY
Where is he now? Michael is studying for Math Comprehensives and is currently working for HP as a software development intern.
Comments: The Equine Scholars Program allowed me to learn much about the equine industry beyond the racetrack. It has given me an appreciation for this industry and its impact on the world in which we live.


jenniferoliver Class of 2008Jennifer Oliver

Major: Exercise Science
Minor: Psychology
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Where is she now? While still an undergrad at Georgetown College, Jennifer earned her equine massage therapy license and established her own business, Central Kentucky Equine Massage Therapy.
Comments: The Equine Scholars Program helped me gain the experience I needed to successfully start my own business. I gained a well-rounded education about the horse industry and made many important contacts that later proved very useful. I am glad to have been a part of this wonderful Program and truly enjoyed spending time with such caring staff and supportive members.


meredithskaggs1 Class of 2008Meredith Skaggs

Major: Communication and Media Studies
Minor: History
Awards and Accolades: Magna Cum Laude
Hometown: Cloverport, KY
Where is she now? Meredith is attending Western Kentucky University for a Master’s Degree in Communications. She is continuing her work with Goose Creek Thoroughbreds/Equix Biomechanics, which began as an undergrad internship.


nicholasspalding Class of 2008Nick Spalding

Major: Business Administration
Minor: Communication & Media Studies
Awards and Accolades: Magna Cum Laude
Hometown: Paris, KY
Where is he now? Nick traveled Europe for six weeks upon graduation before taking an internship with the Houston Texans football team in the media relations department. He is now back home in Kentucky working at Stonerside Farm.