Stephan Economou is a graduate of the Parsons School of Design and owner of Arete Group, a Design/Build company serving some of New York’s most well known residents. Working with the design world’s premier architects and designers, projects include townhouses, brownstones, lofts, apartments and country retreats. Stephan’s work has been featured in design books and magazines. Arete has contributed their expertise to several Designer Show House events in support of Breast Cancer and MS research. With a passion for horses and his camera, Stephan studies on location with an internationally known equine photographer, creating fine art documentary photography of equine events, riders and their horses. Stephan and his wife Christina Ladas, also a HorseAbility Board Member, often collaborate on projects, sharing their design perspectives and skills. Stephan, Christina and daughter Alexandria are always looking for new ways to promote and enhance the good work, growth and goals at HorseAbility.