Our Staff

Beanie Cone

Beanie is a native of Germantown, TN. He has been riding since the age of four. By the age of 8, Beanie was training ponies for his family. The Cones owned and operated Cedar Lake Stables. Beanie was responsible for training the National Pony Champion, “Shanessy”.

Beanie was traveling the east coast, from Canada to Florida, at the age of 13. He was successfully competing on the “A” circuit in the pony division, junior hunters and junior jumpers. He was trained by Jerome Robertson and his brother, Canadian Olympian, Mac Cone winning champion at all levels of competition.

After training under Fuzzy Mayo and attending course design clinics with Richard Jeffries; Beanie spent eight years designing courses from Oklahoma to Mississippi. With over 15 year’s experience, Beanie has a strong background in stable management. He knows how important a comfortable environment is for the horse and he provides it for the animal’s well being and the horse owner’s peace of mind.

Alex Joerg

Alex started riding at the age of 6 and has been with HES since 2009. As a junior rider, she showed in equitation, Junior hunters and jumpers with much success. She qualified and competed at the Maclay regionals and finals in 2014 and 2015. Also, the Pessoa USEF medal final in 2015.

Alex was a working student in Florida for two winters during the Florida circuit, working with Dr. Robert Barber in Ocala and Castlewood Farms in Wellington. Alex has been a working student at Hunters Edge since 2011 and she is hardworking and fun! She is a great part of the team because of her experience and youthful enthusiasm that she brings to Hunters Edge Stables.

Christina Ponnath

HES would not be the same without Christina. She leads daily horse management. Christina is from Collierville, Tennesse.


Cele takes care of HES to make sure that it stays in tip-top condition. His positive attitude make him a bright light at HES.