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Carterista, 27, and Esposito met at the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation's Second Chances program in Florida. The meeting changed  the life for the former inmate, who now works for the Florida Horse Park.

Horses under rainbow show inmate a new path

A former inmate who had lost almost everything when she was sentenced to four years in a Florida jail found “some peace” in her life and a path to a new career after embracing the surprise opportunity to participate in a prisoner/racehorse program. After taking a leap of faith that her prison’s Thoroughbred program could somehow help right her ship that had sailed so off course in life, Kelly Esposito, 51, of Ocala, Fla., graduated the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation’s Second Chances horsemanship program and landed on solid ground. In January, after she was released from jail, Esposito began work at the […]