Rayna Erasmus

Nick Routsong

Rayna joined the RRP Staff in February of 2020 as the Program Assistant and serves as the Thoroughbred Makeover show secretary. Rayna grew up in New Jersey and now lives in Maryland. She graduated from the University of Tennessee in 2018 with a bachelor’s in social work, and completed her masters degree in social work with a concentration in community action and social policy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore in 2019.

With experience working both in the equestrian industry and in internships at both non-profit organizations and federal agencies, Rayna combines her passions for advocacy, the non-profit sector and Thoroughbreds through her work at the RRP. She’s been a rider for over 14 years and grew up riding hunter/jumpers. Rayna now enjoys eventing with her OTTB, Bourbon and Beer.