Meet The Faculty
Mark WallerDirector of Instruction, Intramural Jump Team Coach, Lancers Coach
Mark Waller joined the Culver Academies Horsemanship Department as a clinician in the fall of 2006. He was working on the Cavalry Program, coaching the Black Horse Troop in drill and preparing them for parades, as well as the Lancer Platoon, updating and enhancing a more challenging display. In the summer of 2007, Mark became the full time Director of Instruction for the Six Week Camp and Specialty Camp and now, Mark has become the Director of Instruction for Winter School. Mark is currently working on improving the curriculum and working new horses into the program. Mark coaches the Black Horse Troop, the Lancer Platoon and assists with the Jump Team. Mark is originally from the United Kingdom, a career as a Police Officer. Mark retired from the Metropolitan Police Mounted Branch in 2006, after 30 years of service. He was responsible for training horses and officers in drill and street duties in the Central London area. Mark also represented the Police in Combined Training and Eventing as well as being a member of the Musical Ride. Prior to joining the police, Mark trained and became a British Horse Society Accredited Instructor after graduating from Grammar School. Mark supports Ed Little so as to provide a wonderful program to the Horsemanship students at Culver.