Alayne Renée Blickle, a life-long equestrian and reining competitor, is the creator/director of Horses for Clean Water, an award winning, nationally acclaimed environmental education program. Well known for her enthusiastic, fun and down-to-earth approach, Alayne is an educator and photojournalist who has worked with horse and livestock owners for over 15 years teaching manure composting, pasture management, mud and dust control, water conservation, chemical use reduction and wildlife enhancement. She teaches and travels around North America as well as writing for horse publications, including the weekly blog, Smart Horse Keeping, for TheHorse.com.
Matt Livengood has been a National Reining Horse Association judge since 1999. His interests range from training and showing reining horses to working with young horses, trail riding and helping others to learn about and enjoy horses. Matt joins Alayne in their plans to share a wide range of positive experiences with horses and riders.