Narissa Jenkins

Healing Hoof Steps, Executive Director

2014- Present Healing Hoof Steps Executive Director 

2014- Present EAGALA Certified Equine Specialist

2018-Present EAGALA Military Services Professional

​Equine Experience

  • Over 25 years of combined equine experience consisting of riding, lessons,  leasing, owning, rescuing and rehabilitating horses in the Florida panhandle and in Central Florida.  
  • Avid follower of the Downunder Horsemanship Training method by Clinton Anderson
  • Schooled in English Hunter/Jumper and Western Styles
  • Currently owns a herd of 6 horses


1998-Present  Multi-Media Marketing/Advertising Specialist

  • Promotions/Marketing RMD Corp Louisville, KY1998-2000
  • Radio Advertising Cumulus Media  FWB, FL 2000-2005
  • Cox Media Cable TV Advertising  FWB, FL   2005-2010
  • Cox Media Group:WFTV/ABC, WRDQ/TV27, Digital  Orlando, FL 2010-2015
  • Jenkins Consulting Group VP of Marketing 2014- present
  • Cumulus Media:  Radio/Digital Marketing  2017- present



Connie Baldwin, MS, LMHC

Healing Hoof Steps, Clinical Director

2017-Present Healing Hoof Steps Clinical Director​​

2010-Present EAGALA Military Designated Mental

Health Provider

Equine Experience

  • Over 40 years of combined equine experience consisting of riding,  training, owning, managing equine resort facilities 
  • ​Schooled in Western Pleasure and Barrels

Current: Doctor of Psychology: Organizational Leadership, University of the Rockies

2005 Master of Science: Counseling and Psychology, Troy University

1998 Bachelorette of Science: Veterinarian Technology, Fort Valley State University

Professional Licenses

  • Licensed Mental health Counselor: #MH15223, Florida Department of Health
  • Licensed Professional Counselor: #63853, Texas State Board of Examiners
  • Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor:  #10460723-6004, Utah Div. of Occupational and Professional Licensing

2011-2017  Lone Survivor Foundation, Houston TX

  • Sr. Team Leader, Military Therapeutic Retreats




Healing Hoof Steps Equine Assisted Therapy and Learning Services

Located in Crestview, Florida

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Melissa Winn

Student Intern

Troy University

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Amara Ham

Therapeutic Riding Program Director