Originally from El Paso, Texas, Danica began riding and competing at the age of 5. As a youth rider, Danica was Top 10 at AQHA Youth World multiple times, and before turning pro, also was an AQHA Amateur World Show Finalist in Working Hunter & Hunter Hack.
For two years, Danica was the assistant trainer to Bill & Tina Kaven, where she fine tuned her training and instruction skills while showing Western Pleasure horses in all the AQHA majors.
She then worked for a year as assistant trainer to Nancy Sue Ryan, training and showing World & Congress Champion Hunter Under Saddle horses. She now owns and operates Danica Jorgensen Show Horses out of Lubbock, Texas,
Danica is a World and Reserve World Champion trainer who has trained many AQHA Amateur and Youth Riders to multiple championships, from Level 1 competition to Open World Show competition.
Her training specializes in Western Pleasure, Trail, Western Riding, Horsemanship, Showmanship, Hunter Under Saddle, Hunter Hack, Hunt Seat Equitation, Equitation over Fences, and Working Hunter.