About the Author

Sandra (Sandi) Holt
Blurbarian Since June 2010
Name Sandra (Sandi) Holt
My Web Site Winterhavenranch.org and Winterhavengiftshop.com
Location Aubrey, Texas
Gender Female
My Occupation Author, Ranch Owner
My Bio Granddaughter to Jewell McNeally, an Irish Horseman, Sandra (Sandi) Jane Holt began learning about horses before she could walk. And has spent a lifetime studying them. Her passion for horses has created a penchant toward photographing, painting, training, and writing about them.
She is a former Equine Science Professor at Fenster School, in Tucson, Arizona).
Among her accomplishments are: PHBA World Champion Reiner, National Champion All-Around Quarter Horse, First in the Nation for Palomino Select Reining, 1972 Michigan
Rodeo Queen, and 1990 Tucson Woman of the Year. Sandra is also author and photographer of 3 coffee-table books, I Dream of Horses, Two Boys & a Mom, and My Mother's Garden.
Currently, she is a freelance writer for various equine publications, a national certified Equine Appraiser, an Ordained Minister conducting weddings and funerals, owner of Winterhaven Gift Shop and owner-operator (with her husband,Wayne Willsie) of Winterhaven Ranch in Aubrey, Texas