Jokes are the universal language, and I’m fluent. It’s important to be able to talk with anyone in any situation – which is so much easier when you make them smile.


How do I connect? That’s what Ally wonders whenever she meets someone new – be they equine or human. As a lifelong lover of horses, Ally revels in the deep connection she experiences as a dressage instructor. When she’s trying to commune with people, Ally’s naturally whimsical nature helps her talk to just about anyone in any situation, which helps her connect across personalities – and across industries. She insists that whether she’s in the saddle or in a brainstorm, the key is knowing how to communicate in many different ways.