Cathy Stephenson

Sterling Equestrian Center's lessons, summer camps, training, and sales are under the direction of Cathy Stephenson.


Cathy has more than 25 years of experience training award winning show horses and students. Her patience and professional coaching are rewarded daily as her students and horses successfully compete at countless Eventing competitions.


Cathy's passion for horses extends to 'off hours' as she hunts regularly.  She participates in distinguished hunt clubs such as Bear Creek Hounds and Midland Fox Hounds.

Katie Sisk is Sterling's barn administrator, marketing manager, and manages Sterling Equestrian Center's schedules for lessons, special events, and horse shows. She has ridden with Cathy for 17 years and is very knowledgable about riding and competition. She has a bachelors degree in Public Relations from Berry College. She owns Intuition, aka "Tuey", and loves spending time with him. Contact her with any questions or comments by calling  770-765-5573 or through the Contact Us page


Heather Hunt is the Barn Supervisor. She assists our beginner riders with tacking and horse care and helps our more experienced riders as needed. She has ridden western for 8-years and switched to english when she met Cathy. She will be attending the University of Kentucky after she graduates and will be pursuing degrees in Equine Science and Business! She currently rides Sterling's Lady Luck a.k.a "Lady"