Little Raven Staff

Experienced Equestrian Experts

Employees have hands on each horse every day. We moniter their drinking and feeing schedules,  habits, turnouts, blanketing, and overall health and demeanor.

From left to right: Denise O’Leary – Owner, Karen Stone – Trainer (Stone Ranch), Jessica Kinkelaar – Manager, and Erin Bownds – Trainer (Chimney Creek Farm LLC)

Denise O’Leary

Owner
Denise purchased Little Raven Ranch in November of 2015. Her barn already boasts one of the best in the area and continues to grow every day. Denise focuses on improving her facilities and her staff. Making sure everything is up to her strict standards striving for the perfect horse ranch. Denise hires out the best trainers in the business for her clients. Read about the trainers at Little Raven Ranch.

Jessica Kinkelaar

Ranch Manager
Jessica started riding horses at four years old, and hasn’t stopped learning, training, volunteeering, and working with horses since. She holds a double-degree in Equestrian Science and Business Administration from William Woods Univesity and extensive and thorough equine work experience. Jessica’s passion and love for the horses shows in the individual attention and care she gives each one, as well as the desire and motivation to create a productive environment for all. Read her full bio here.

Jessica can be reached on her cell phone 636-352-3881 or email jessica@littleravenranch.com

  • Equestrian Studies
  • Business Management
  • Horse Training
Our goal is to maintain the overall health and happiness of the horse, as well as create a clean and safe environment for all.

Our employees have years of experience with horses and facilities such as this one.  We make sure to hire employees who truly care about the well-being of the horse and we pride ourselves on the ongoing training they receive regarding care of the horse.


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Award-Winning Trainers

Our trainers are accomplished hunter/jumper horse riders.  We take pride in passing on knowledge from generations of horse riding.

Professional Equipment

At Little Raven Ranch, we have only the best equipment.  We treat our horses like family.  We spoil our horses with healthy food, routine cleaning, and daily care.

The Right Methods

We strongly emphasize the importance of good form and excellent practices.  We hold our hunter jumper horses to high-standards.

Staff That Cares

Maybe the best part of Little Raven Ranch is our staff.  They are experienced, qualified, and care a whole lot about our clients and their horses.