Jordan Basham was hired to join the Van Vixen Farm team in the winter of 2019. Upon completing her bachelor’s degree in pre-law from George Mason University, she began full-time as the barn manager and assistant instructor. Jordan brings not only her knowledge of showing on the hunter circuit, competing on her college IHSA team, as well as possesses a rare and enthusiastic approach to teaching riding. Her love of children is obvious, and the joy she shows to her students every day of her passion for horses is endless. Jordan is a Northern Virginia native who got her start riding at 5 years old and has competed in both eventing, and hunter/jumper rings including local and rated shows. She is a passionate foxhunter and mostly enjoys teaching younger kids and adults the beginning steps of horse care and riding.