Karen Kendrick


Whether she is facilitating equine leadership training or speaking, Karen has a unique ability to create a space and experience for leadership development with openness, compassion and humor. As Founding Partner of Discovering Your Way, Karen brings horses to the coaching and leadership development of leaders and teams. The combination of coaching knowledge, technique, and interaction with horses represents a unique opportunity for personal and professional transformation. Karen works out of a ranch in Florida, but also travels extensively facilitating equine leadership training for healthcare and other leaders across the nation.

Karen has an EFLC (Equine Facilitated Learning & Coaching) certification from Coaching with Horses and is an E3A Certified Practitioner (Experiential Learning with Horses focusing on Corporate training). In addition, Karen holds a degree in Education, a Master’s in Counseling, and has specialized training in strategic planning, board development, mediation, conflict management, transracial adoption, facilitation, fundraising and cultural competency.

With this diverse background, experience teaching leadership with horses, plus her own journey of personal growth, Karen delivers energizing trainings and talks full of rich stories, experiential activities, and tools that inspire people to step into their own unique leadership gifts through the wisdom of the horse.