Jodi Lees Named Newest USDF L Program Faculty Member

For Immediate Release
Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Lexington, KY (June 7, 2022) - The United States Dressage Federation™ (USDF) is pleased to announce that United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) 'S‘ Dressage Judge Jodi Lees has been approved as the newest member of the USDF L Program Faculty.

“Having successfully completed the extensive L Faculty Apprentice Program, Jodi will now join the renowned list of USDF L Program Faculty, and we feel she will be a great addition to the group. I've had the privilege of working with her and was extremely impressed, and I'm proud to have her join the faculty,” states USDF L Program Committee Chair Lois Yukins.

In addition to being an experienced judge, rider, and trainer, Jodi is also a talented presenter and has years of experience teaching large groups. With her accomplishments and experience, she is sure to flourish in her new role and bring a wealth of knowledge to the USDF L Education Program Faculty, who are responsible for furthering the program's objectives in preparing candidates to enter the USEF 'r‘ Judges Training Program, qualifying individuals to judge schooling shows, and giving competitors, trainers, and instructors greater insight into the evaluative process of judging dressage.

To learn more about the USDF L Education Program, view a list of approved faculty members, or to find upcoming sessions, visit the USDF website at For any questions related to the USDF L Education program, please contact

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