Andy Johnson (Robert Andrew Johnson) is originally from Camdem, New York and graduated from Morrisville College with a degree in Animal Science. He showed all-around horses as a youth and developed a love for reining. Andy went on to work with World Champion trainer's Todd Crawford and Steve & Carol Metcalf on the west coast. He moved to West Virginia in 1995 and worked as head trainer for Seneca Way Performance Horses. In 1996 he married Kimberly De Felice Johnson. While in West Virgina, Andy showed the AQHA stallion, JAC BE QUICK, to 2 NRHA World Championships.
Andy, Kim and their two children, Alexandra and Lane, moved to Oklahoma in 2003. A year later they formed Johnson Performances Horse LLC and started building their own facility in Ardmore, Ok.
Andy has trained AQHA Top-Ten World Show finalists, All-American Quarter Horse Congress champions, NRHA Futurity finalists and numerous other wins in reining, working cow horse, stock horse and roping events.
Andy enjoys working with Non-Pro and Youth riders. His clients have had multiple successes in the show pen and many have continued to work with him for over 15 years. Andy is a board member of the Southwest Reining Horse Association and a founding member of the Oklahoma Stock Horse Association. He has also conducted clinics throughout the U.S. and in Germany and Japan.
Andy Johnson is a NRHA Judge and has Lifetime Show Earnings of over $100,000.00
Kim Johnson (Kimberly De Felice Johnson) grew up in Southern New Jersey, attended Rutgers University and received a BS degree in Equine Business and Management from Salem International University. Kim started showing horses at the age of 8 competing on the East Coast. As a professional in the industry for over 20 years, Kim has worked with accomplished horsemen throughout the U.S. and Europe. She now specializes in the Hunter/Jumper industry and also competes in Reining and Stock Horse events. Kim raises & trains Welsh Ponies and her children & students have won numerous awards with them. Including Championships at the the Welsh Pony & Cob Society American National Show.
Kim is certified with the American Riding Instructors Certification Program and is a member of the AQHA Professional Horsemen’s Association. She is a founding member of the Oklahoma Stock Horse Association as well as a member of the board. Kim has judged many events including the American Stock Horse Association's National Show in Stephenville, Texas.
Kim’s horses have earned All-American Quarter Horse Congress Championships, AQHA World Show & Youth World Show top-ten honors, USEF National rankings and she has trained USEF Medal riders.
Kim & Andy have 2 children, Alexandra & Lane. Both enjoy being involved and showing horses.