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Cindy McCall

Cindy McCall

Executive Director

Cindy McCall has nearly a decade of experience in Development and Fundraising on a professional level locally for the American Cancer Society, the East Texas State Fair and the Children’s Advocacy Center. She also served as a teacher and IT Specialist for Tyler Independent School District from 2002-2011. Most recently, she served as Operations Manager for the WorkHub of Tyler.

McCall received a Bachelor of Science and a Master’s in Education from the University of Texas at Tyler. She is a graduate of the Leadership Tyler Class 31 and enjoys volunteering in her community.

Hannah Caldwell

Hannah Caldwell

Program/Site Director

Hannah Caldwell, while born in Germany, grew up in Tyler, Texas and graduated from the Univeristy of Texas at Tyler with a Bachelor in Business Management. Hannah has worked over a decade in management, including but not limited to file, collections and administrative management.

She is married to Daniel Caldwell and they are proud parents of two young men.

You will find her serving and encouraging those around her every step of the way.

Hannah is involved in a handful of ministries at Crosspointe Community Church including the worship team and children’s ministry. She also trains dogs and teaches violin.

Hannah has competed in hunter/jumper, dressage, and eventing. She is thrilled to combine her education, love of serving others and experience in management along with her passion for animals and people.

Andrea Ambroze

Andrea Ambroze

PATH Certified Instructor

Andrea Ambroze joined Starbrite, a change of gait, from her expansive career in hospitality sales/marketing with leading global brands including Four Seasons, Hyatt, Ritz-Carlton and the deluxe 5 star St. Regis in New York. She recently completed her PATHIntl.org CTRI accreditation at Equest in Dallas.

She grew up in Texas where her first horse experiences were riding her Mustang bareback around the backyard and country. In college, she rode hunt seat and participated in IHSA via Virginia Intermont College and their equine program. However, when she graduated from college she moved abroad and then to NYC – where horses were rare and expensive!!

A move to Boston gave her an intro to volunteering and new riding options. She volunteered her marketing expertise for a program called ‘City to Saddle.org’ – giving young urban children the ability to go out to the country and experience the life lessons that horses bring. While in New England, she rode often and had the privilege of owning a big Warmblood gelding and training with several international Dressage trainers. This horse taught her to be patient, strong and took her out of her comfort zone! She wants another horse (but one that is not 17.1 hands)!

She returned to NYC and began volunteering with ‘GallopNYC.org’ – an organization serving hundreds of city children and adults with special needs. Logging volunteer hours, she commuted out to the Queens barn and assisted with caring for the horses, preparing riders, assisting the PATH and Hippotherapy instructors and doing chores throughout the facility.

Andrea is happy to be back in the land of “Don’t Mess with Texas”, near her family and her new adventure teaching with Starbrite! In its essence, Starbrite harnesses Andrea’s love of helping people through involvement with horses.

Elizabeth Moore

Elizabeth Moore

Therapeutic Riding Instructor

Elizabeth has almost 30 years’ experience as an educator and is a lifelong learner. She graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a Bachelor’s of Music Education and has taught private music lessons since 1997. Over the last few years Elizabeth has found a new love. She has had the joy of combining her love of horses, teaching, and the special needs community by training to be a Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor.<.p>

Elizabeth is the mother of six amazing children and is married to the family pastor of Grace Bible Church in Palestine, TX. There she serves by coordinating the Children’s Ministry, teaching children’s church, and supporting her husband in their ministry.

Hallye Reed

Hallye Reed

Horse Wrangler

Howdy! My name is Hallye Reed and I have been working with horses for a little over 5 years, but I have enjoyed riding since I was a child! I am very passionate about my faith, and I am so excited to begin working with yet another program that incorporates faith and horses to help others.

I am currently working toward earning my master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling so I can one day become a Licensed Professional Counselor who uses horses to help children, adolescents, and adults who are struggling with mental health-related problems. I am so excited to be a part of the Starbrite team!