Kristi Smith was born and raised mostly in southeast Iowa. She grew up a horse crazy little girl and never outgrew that obsession. She has spent her life studying horsemanship and what horses have to offer mankind. Kristi currently travels the world sharing the principles of Parelli Natural Horsemanship as one of their senior instructors. She is passionate about the parallels that can be made between what it takes to be a great horseman and a healthy, happy, and whole human being. If you would like more information on how to spend time studying with her go to: http://instructor.parelli.com/KristiSmith to find her schedule and where you might be able to find her following her dreams.