Melinda Hyde has been training horses and riders professionally for over 30 years. As a youth, Melinda was involved in the Michigan 4-H program as well as being a rider in the Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association. Upon graduating high school she became a student in the Equestrian Studies program at Findlay College. She left Findlay College to pursue her career training and showing Morgans, Saddlebreds and Hackneys. As Owner/Trainer/Instructor of Four Points Farm LLC, Melinda teaches riders from the beginner to the World Championship level in the disciplines of Equitation, Saddle Seat, Hunt Seat on the Flat, Western, Western Dressage and Driving. Melinda is a PATH Intl Certified Registered Therapeutic Riding Instructor, a USEF Licensed Official as a “r” Morgan Judge, and a Michigan 4-H Horse Show Judge.