Faces of the Vista

Paul and Morgan Batton, Owners
Paul and Morgan Batton are permanent residents of Aiken. Paul and Morgan are graduates of Clemson University and own The Hitch and Tow, LLC, Aiken’s 4Star Trailer dealership and trailer service shop. Paul is an engineer by trade and enjoys business, hospitality, and flying. Morgan is an active eventer and has competed through the 3* level and manages a professional training program. The Battons have a son, named Lee. 

Janet Chichester (Client Relations)

Janet moved to Aiken from western New York where she owned and operated her own business. She brings her business perspective and love of horses to The Vista. When Janet actively rode, she participated in showing her horses in the western arena. In later years she enjoyed relaxing on the trail. Janet likes to keep herself busy working at The Vista, boarding a few retired horses and pet sitting.

Jamie Gornall (Course Builder)

Jamie has been part of The Vista team since the beginning. After earning a Pre-Med degree from Springfield College, he became a full-time course builder with contributions to Fair Hill, Southern Pines, Great Meadow, 2018 World Equestrian Games, among others. When not traveling building horse jumps, Jamie is the Technical Coordinator at The Green Mountain Horse Association and in the process of building a house there in South Woodstock, VT.