Marcelo a native of Sao Paulo, Brazil has lived in the United States since the mid 90’s. While in Brazil he was an accomplished junior competitor who went on to be a noted course designer and the head trainer of the prestigious Santo Amaro riding club of Sao Paulo.
After moving to the United States Marcelo’s passion for horses lead to the creation of WB Equestrian a multi faceted family business. WB Equestrian has flourished in the Orlando area, growing out of 2 previous locations until finally in 2005 the Lake Markham property was purchase and construction began on the state-of-the-art facility where Marcelo and his wife Sally now call home.
Marcelo is highly respected within the community, he has a passion for teaching and has dedicated his life to helping riders reach their goals. With all of his years in the industry, Marcelo applies his wealth of experience to all aspects of his business, which include his teaching, a successful annual show schedule, competition training for his students both nationally and abroad and the importation of top quality show horses.