Our staff

Meet the ESMS on the Brazos Team

Don Ham
Reproduction Center Manager
Don Ham has been in the horse business for 24 years, working with some of the most impressive horses in the industry. His career started at Bob Perry QH in Valley View, TX where he worked with some of the greats like Zippo Pine Bar, Zipps Chocolate Chip and Freckles Playboy. From Bob’s, Don went to work for Tommy Manion where he worked with the legendary Smart little Lena and High Brow Cat. In 1999 Don opened his own facility in Valley View, TX where he stood many great studs over the years including Just A Swinging Peppy, TR Dual Rey, Highbrow CD, Bamacat and Spots Hot.

Dr. Skeet Gibson
Primary Veterinarian
Dr. Skeet Gibson was raised in Oklahoma. He completed his undergraduate studies at University of Oklahoma, and then went on to become a graduate of Oklahoma State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He has been a part of the Equine Sports Medicine team since 2008. He has contributed in many areas of the business. Dr. Gibson is the Primary Veterinarian at ESMS on the Brazos Reproduction Facility, as well as maintaining ambulatory clients emphasizing in lameness and reproduction. Dr. Gibson enjoys playing golf, spending time with family, and traveling in his free time. He looks forward to having the opportunity to provide all your reproductive needs from full service stallion and mare care.

Dr Carly Turner
Dr. Carly Turner
Board Certified Theriogenologist
Dr. Carly Turner was born and raised in Georgia. She received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Georgia’s College of Veterinary Medicine. She spent her first year of practice in Lexington, KY and moved to Texas to complete a residency in Equine Reproduction at Texas A&M University. This is where she became proficient in the transvaginal oocyte aspiration procedure necessary for ICSI. She joined the Equine Sports Medicine team in 2016. Dr. Turner enjoys the outdoors, spending time with family and friends, and her herd of Boer goats.

Sheila Nab
Office Manager
Sheila moved to Texas in 2001 from Southwest Kansas to work for one of the largest breeding farms in North Texas. She was fortunate enough to work with stallions like Smart Chic Olena, Reminic and Elans Playboy. In 2005 she went to work for the Quarter Horse News as a sales representative. Sheila is very excited to be joining the ESMS On The Brazos team.

Hailey Gill
Breeding Technician Manager
Hailey joined the ESMS team in 2011. She was born and raised in southern Idaho and has been involved in the horse industry her whole life with a focus being in rodeo. Her interest include anything outdoors and working with her horses.

George Mares
Stallion Handler
George has worked for ESMS since 2013 has the stallion handler. He is a graduate from the Weatherford College Equine Reproduction Program. Outside of work he spends his time with family and friends and enjoys hunting and dancing.