Ann has been practicing Mat Pilates for twelve years. In 2012 she discovered Body Balance Institute and began taking classes in Pilates equipment. In 2015, she started the process of becoming a comprehensively trained Pilates instructor thru Balanced Body Institute. Ann was recently accepted into the Institute’s apprenticeship program and is currently completing her education and student teaching requirements for certification. For the past year, Ann has been a Pilates Mat student teacher as part of her employer’s corporate wellness program.
Ann and her husband Tom are outdoor enthusiasts. They enjoy traveling, hiking the National Parks, biking, beach walks, and kayaking. Ann is also an avid reader and genealogy researcher. Ann holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management and has held numerous management positions within the transportation industry in her 30-year career. As a life-long learner she has also completed coursework toward an Anthropology degree and enjoys participating in local excavations in her free time. Comprehensive Pilates certification is the next step in expanding Ann’s knowledge base in a new direction. Ann has experienced the benefits of Pilates in her own life. Her goal is to educate others so that they too realize that Pilates is beneficial at every age and may gain improved quality of life.
- Body Balance Institute Apprentice