River Winds Farm & Estate
Saco, Maine

Team

Our Management Team

 

The Austin’s have made it their life’s work to do what they love and love what they do! Making the farm a viable family business has been a long-time passion for them. They want to share their love for horses and farm living through the new wedding venue. They believe the simple way of life is stress relieving and so contagious you’ll want to keep coming back year after year.

 
 
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Beth Austin
owner

Beth Austin and her two children, Reeve and Kylemore Austin have lived on this property since 2002.  Beth grew up in a small town, Kenduskeag, Maine.  She attended college at the University of Maine in Farmington.  After college she taught special education in Juvenile Corrections for 10 years before becoming a stay at home mom.  Since becoming a widow unexpectedly, she has been working on turning their family hobby farm into a viable business for the last 7 years.


beth@riverwindsfarmandestate.com
207.415.2110

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Kylemore Austin
owner in training

Kylee is currently studying Entrepreneurship and Marketing at the University of Southern Maine.  She hopes to bring this knowledge to the family business in the near future.  She is also a standout volleyball player.  In her off season she coaches volleyball.  Her love for horses and competition has taken her all the way to Pennsylvania where she competed in Team Penning and Sorting winning a youth title at age 17.  In 2017, she was honored with the William B. Wise scholar athlete award for achievement in the classroom as well as on the court.

kylee@riverwindfarmandestate.com
207.838.6675


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Gina Martinez food and beverage manager

Gina Presterone Martinez born in Everett Mass, suburb of Boston moved to Old Orchard Beach in 1990, with son Dustin and daughter Ariane.  Met & married her husband Johnny "JAM" Martinez and together we owned a night club and specialty wine & beer shop in OOB's downtown for 13 years. 

Her educational background is Dietetics & Culinary Arts.  

I've been in the hospitality industry my whole life, ranging from small family owned restaurants to large brand hotels to healthcare dining service.   

foodandbeverage@riverwindsfarmandestate.com 207.450.0654

Jake Masterson
head trainer

Up and coming NRHA and AQHA Professional, Jake Masterson was born and raised in the horse training industry. Jake realized early on that riding and training horses was going to be a life long passion. He has 15+ years training experience with knowledge gained from the best in the business. Jake is well versed in a multitude of different disciplines, from cutting and cow horse work to Reining and ranch riding. Jake has worked with a wide range of clients from competitive Non Professionals to first time green riders. He is committed to inspiring excellence and building long term relationships with his clients. Whether you have a young horse just starting out or seasoned veteran that needs maintaining, Jake can help achieve all your horse related goals.

jake@riverwindsfarmandestate.com
208.967.4780