Steffen has decades of experience as a trainer, rider and coach. He has spent his entire life surrounded by all things horse related.
Growing up at his parent's stables, he acquired his first pony at age 5.
In 2013, Steffen moved from California to the east coast to further his international show career. He compete successfully at the Wellington winter show circuit and makes Virginia his home through the summer months.
Steffen is an international Grand Prix rider, USDF medalist, and currently represents Germany at the CDI level.
Steffen's international background has allowed him to connect horses and riders together regardless of whether they originate in Europe or the Americas.