Meet The Faculty
Elizabeth Relos-Van HerkIntstructor
Elizabeth Relos-Van Herk joined the Culver Academies in 2001. She is an instructor of the Basic and Advanced Equine Science Classes during the academic school year, as well as during Summer Camp and Specialty Camp. In the past, she assisted the Rough Riding Team and currently, she is the Head Coach of the Western Team, and an Assistant Coach for the Novice, JV and CGA Varsity Polo Teams. Her duties also include working with the herd, horse usage and the basic curriculum. She attended Ball State University and has a degree from Dickinson State University in Agricultural Sales and Services with a concentration in Equine Management. Elizabeth started riding at a very young age. She was actively involved in 4H, open shows and mini circuits. Her experience includes showing Quarter Horses in every discipline from Western Pleasure to Hunter under Saddle, Showmanship at Halter, Trail, Speed Events and Reining. She has been awarded several High Point and All Around Awards.