Jason Schnelle, Owner & Trainer - Growing up here in Germantown, Jason has been
involved in the horse industry in some capacity his entire life. Since opening the doors
of Autumn Chase Farm in 2000, Jason has coached riders to top ribbons at the nations
most prestigous horse shows including the Washington International Horse Show, The
Pennsylvania National Horse Show and The Devon Horse Show. He has also earned
numerous championships with young horses that he brought up through the ranks to
become successful Junior,Amateur, and Hunter Derby competitors.
5580 Forest Hill Irene Rd
Collierville, TN 38125
Jennifer Knisley, Assistant Trainer - Jen joined our team in April 2013. She is a
passionate professional with 18 years of experience in the hunter/ jumper world and is
a certified USHJA instructor. She has ridden under some of the top professionals in the
country including George Morris, Peter Pletcher, and Diane Carney. She is passionate
about teaching all levels from beginner to advanced. Jen is wonderful with beginners,
giving them a safe and positive environment to learn in and have fun. She also has the
ability to empower advanced riders to envision and achieve new goals.
Jennifer Malone, Riding School Instructor- Since joining Autumn Chase Farm in 2005,
Jennifer has long been our ambassador of goodwill and high spirits. Her experience as
a former Elementary School teacher and mother of three make her exceptionally
qualified to teach our youngest and often most timid students the basics of good riding
and good horsemanship.
Kristen Schnelle, Owner & Office Manager - Since she started riding at the age of 8,
Kristen has been involved in horses her whole life. As a junior she competed
successfully in the Equitation and Junior Jumper divisions. As an adult, Kristen had a
short but successful stint as a professional rider which included top ribbons at the
Washington International Horse Show. Soon after marrying Jason in 2007, Kristen took
a break from the horse business and now rides strictly as an amateur. She handles all
of the administrative duties at the farm and keeps things running smoothly.