Next Pilates Anytime Instructor Contest 2014 - Round One

Presented by Pilates Anytime and Pilates Nerd

Finalists will be selected by our panel of judges. Pilates Anytime members will vote on finalists. Contest Voting FAQs.

All Contestants

Listed in alphabetical order by first name

Voting has ended.

Adriana Vargas

Fuerza Pilates San Diego

San Diego, California
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by as an athlete, I'm constantly finding different methods of exercise to keep me healthy and fit, but ...

Aleshka Cleveland

Goodson Parker, PMA Certified

Brevard, North Carolina
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by the method empowers everyone who tries it! Pilates teaches us to be connected to our bodies, to lis...

Allie Greene

Stott Pilates

Piitsburgh, Pennsylvania
8 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it is an opportunity for a person of any age or level of ability to learn healthy movement patterns ...

Amy Pronovost

Stott Pilates

Waterford, Michigan
14 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it has helped me grow as a person. Teaching Pilates has made me more patient, more humble, and more...

Andrea Palen

Body Harmonics Pilates

Toronto, Canada
8 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by of the rewarding nature of the practice. Drawing from my personal struggle with pain and poor body i...

Angela Copeland

BASI Pilates

Castle Rock, Colorado
6 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it is mindful movement. To properly complete even the most fundamental exercise, the practitioner mu...

Anna Carrieri

CEAF in Argentina

Miami Beach, Florida
7 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it produced a transformation in me and now I expect the same things for my clients. I had always wor...

Anna Wilson

The Pilates Center, Boulder

Dublin, Ireland
6 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I love Pilates! Sharing this amazing method creates a positive energy that's infectious meaning I al...

Ariana Dupar

Move Pilates Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina
7 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I can help my clients to improve their health, reduce bad postures, and make their bodies more agile...

Armone Sullivan

West Coast Pilates/Kathy Corey

La Jolla, California
15 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by Pilates isn't just fitness, it's a lifestyle. It's a privilege to be able to do what you're passion...

Bex Urban

PhsyicalMind, Pilates Center (Intensive), CoreAlign (EHS)

Marin County, California
13 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by seeing students breathing and connecting makes me happy. Supporting and serving others in re-discove...

Brittany Coughlan

Body Harmonics

Toronto, Canada
5 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I get to see a window into people's lives, and hear their stories. It's my job to decipher what mov...

Caroline Skinner

CYQ, Pilates Place

Stratford upon Avon, England, United Kingdom
7 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it is such a versatile form of exercise and has so many benefits. The list of exercises that can be ...

Carrie Campbell

Power Pilates

Jersey City, New Jersey
15 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I enjoy sharing my passion for the method with others! The Pilates method has so much depth and vari...

Celeste Mackenzie

Power Pilates

Tipp City, Ohio
12 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I enjoy helping people with problems and showing that Pilates can be practiced even when injured. I ...

Chelsea Streifeneder

Pilates Sports Center

Red Hook, New York
5 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I am continuously learning and there is always something to get excited about. Pilates can be hard, ...

Daniela Galdi

Romana's Pilates

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
5 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it’s like my purse; I take it with me EVERYWHERE! What I love most, Pilates is a tool that is applie...

Deborah Harris

Authentic Pilates Training Program (Romana)

Warren Township, New Jersey
13 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I still love my profession after being a Pilates Instructor for 13 years because it is so much more ...

Debra Monacelli Dodge

Masters from The Pilates Center of Boulder, PhysicalMind Institute, and Balanced Body. Pilates for Buff Bones Certified, Franklin Method Educator, PMA Gold Certified, ACE Personal Trainer

Medina, Minnesota
15 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it's efficient, effective, and beneficial to so many people, as well as being challenging to teach. ...

Elena Graziadei

Cova Tech

Trento, Italy
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it is such a deep and fulfilling experience! Practicing Pilates changed my way of connecting to my b...

Gina Piccolo

Power Pilates, Balanced Body Faculty

Bel Air, Maryland
13 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by Pilates is therapeutic, energizing, and life-changing. I have seen many clients become transformed,...

Gretchen Wagoner

Polestar Pilates

Miami, Florida
6 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it creates positive change. This change comes from moving in an efficient, mindful, and safe manner...

Heidi DeBrincat

Studio du Corps, Stott Pilates

Long Beach, California
15 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I enjoy watching my clients find strength and a more active lifestyle. I love helping people feel g...

Hilary Opheim

Pilates Method Alliance

Houston, Texas
17 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I enjoy seeing the confidence in my client shine as well as their strength improve. The joy of when ...

Holly Hamel

BASI Pilates

Laguna Niguel, California
6 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I get to witness the amazing transformations my clients see not only in their bodies, but in the ach...

Jennifer Ainger

Body Control Pilates

London, England
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it changed my life and I want to share that with others. It made me pain-free and able to move in wa...

Jessica Schultz-Reynolds

Peak Pilates

Portland, Oregon
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it is food for the soul. Joseph's work creates the organic movement we all seek for health with tho...

Jessica Valant

Polestar Pilates, Stott Pilates

San Diego, California and Kailua, Hawaii
13 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it shows people what is possible. It encourages and empowers people to conquer their fear of moveme...

Jessy Babin

The Pilates Center of Boulder

Malahide, Ireland
8 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by There is an indescribable feeling of joy when you witness someone accessing a new feeling buried jus...

Joel Crosby

Power Pilates

Duluth, Georgia
15 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by Pilates is the best foundational exercise any person can do. I love it because it allows me help a b...

Joseph Quinn

Carol Appel

Berkeley, California
12 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I love to do Pilates. It is something that positively and dramatically altered the direction of my l...

Julie Driver

Body Control Pilates

London, United Kingdom
15 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by every client and every session is different depending on their personal needs on that day, at that t...

Karyn Staples

Polestar Pilates Education

Peachtree City, Georgia
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it enables me to facilitate discovery in individuals - people realizing they could do things that th...

Katerina Kutkova

Stott Pilates,Renata Sabonqui Pilates Academy Prague, Pilatesbody Academy Prague, Breathe Pilates Education Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia
9 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I believe it is essential for every day life. It is essential for people to be aware about their bod...

Katherine Denham

Advanced Classical Pilates Method, Graduate of the Master's Program, Boulder, Colorado

Davis Bay, Sechelt, British Columbia, Canada
8 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by of the trust and friendship fostered through teaching the body's potential. There is great satisfac...

Kelly Snailum

Pilates Sports Center Master Teacher Trainer, PhysicalMind

Scottsdale, Arizona
9 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it amazes me daily that I can make Pilates work for all types of people, issues, and goals. It is th...

Kelly Vanderboom

Stott Pilates, Polestar Pilates

Witney, United Kingdom
14 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it gives me an opportunity to not only improve my own health and mind through movement and mastering...

Kerri Elizabeth Castro

The Ron Fletcher Program of Study

Los Angeles, California
13 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it gives me the opportunity to create positive and healthy change in both bodies and the world....

Kerry Kreiman

Balanced Body University

Fort Worth, Texas
16 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it helps people live healthier, happier lives. Pilates said “Physical fitness is the first requisite...

Kim Kuznitz

Kane School of Core Integration

New York, New York
18 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I believe that Pilates gives everyone a chance to move and be present in their bodies. I am fascinat...

LaBriece Ochsner

Balanced Body University; S.A.F.S. (Swiss Academy of Fitness and Sports)

Surprise, Arizona
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it works! Each week, each month, and each year that passes allows me to witness not just the physica...

Lara Parr

Momentum Studio

Orlando, Florida
5 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by when you connect with a body, you connect with a life. It’s satisfying to see clients gain more con...

Larisa Klein

Im=X Pilates, Classical Training Privately with Tina Willis

Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
12 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it finds and corrects all the "weak links." It strengthens all the deep, small muscles ma...

Lauren Dauscher

Penelope Wyer Barrow - Romana's Pilates

Charleston, South Carolina
5 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by after yo-yo diets and extreme exercise trying to make my way in Hollywood, I was told “your body nee...

Lauri Stricker

The Pilates Center

Evergreen, Colorado
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it changes lives! Over the past 10 years I have seen bodies healed and lives restored. What a joy...

Lesley Logan

Power Pilates (comprehensive) The Pilates Center (Master's program)

Los Angeles, California
6 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I love to learn. As a teacher I am blessed to be part of the transformation that each of my clients ...

Linda Carden

Body Precision Pilates Studio (Comprehensive); Physical Mind Institute (Mat)

Wall, New Jersey
14 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it allows me to fulfill my higher purpose in serving others. The Pilates journey has brought me thr...

Lisa Jones

Balanced Body, Stott Pilates, and Polestar Pilates

Singapore
13 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I get to spend my time encouraging people to feel great about themselves - whether that is through t...

Lucie Becus

Pendleton Pilates

Nashville, Tennessee
5 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I love to see the transformation that happens with my students. For some it is physical as they beco...

Mandie Pitre

The Core Connection Wendy Leblanc Arbuckle

Austin, Texas
9 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I love watching lights go off in people's brains when they make connections in their bodies. It does...

Mary Thornton

Pilates Foundation United Kingdom, PMA

Eastbourne, East Sussex, United Kingdom
15 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by Pilates was the missing link in my Physiotherapy practice. It enabled me to give my patients the too...

Meaghan O'Neill

Second Wind Pilates Plus

Toronto, Canada
7 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I am continually amazed at how Pilates is able to greatly impact a person’s life due to it’s versati...

Mikely Rotem

Rael Isacowitz, Physical Mind Institute

Tel Aviv, Israel
16 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by Pilates put me back on my feet when I was a dancer with a knee injury. I was stronger and more cent...

Nikki Naab-Levy

Balance Within Movement Studio

Seattle, Washington
6 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I love the nuance and intelligence behind it. Teaching Pilates allows me to empower my clients to fi...

Patricia Medros

Romana's Pilates

Rome, Italy
16 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it keeps me present, honest, inspired, and at my best. It involves coordinating the physical, emotio...

Paul Horne

TheMethod

Vancouver Island, British Columbia
12 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by when you have someone come up to you and say "Thank you for changing my life," no other wo...

Remy Aull

Stott Pilates

Middletown, Rhode Island
9 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it is a tried and true system that I passionately believe in. My mission statement as a Holistic Pr...

Ryan Roland

Stott Pilates

Buffalo, New York
7 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it gives me an opportunity to share what to me is the most important relationship in life: mind and ...

Shelley Estes

The PilateSystem, Pilates Unlimited, Balanced Body

Dallas, Texas
15 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I enjoy helping people breathe better, move better, and feel better! Using the Pilates Method and t...

Shepherd Duncan

N.C. Pilates, Pilates Method Alliance

Wilmington, North Carolina
5 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by of the amazing journey I become invested in when I first begin to train a client. I love to see the ...

Stacey Carlson

Kane School of Core Integration

Currently in Ballito, South Africa
9 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I love to teach Pilates because it truly is the best core stability system that never gets boring. N...

Tammy Gruber

Physicalmind Institute, Balanced Body Bridge Program

Newtown, Connecticut
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by Pilates heals not only the external body but the internal soul and mind. I truly believe that there...

Valerie Raby

Polestar Pilates

Montreal, Canada
8 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I can share my passion for movement, breathing, and interconnection of Mind, Body, and Spirit. I can...

Vivian Piccone Jung

PhysicalMind Institute

Port Jefferson Village, New York
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by of the “ah-ha” moments. Those moments when a client turns and looks at me with joy because he just ...

Wendy Huber

Polestar PIlates

San Jose, California
10 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by it is truly an exercise method for all ages and abilities. I love that there is always a modificati...

Whitney Grafa

The Pilates Center, Boulder

Boulder, Colorado
5 Years Teaching

I encourage my clients to take responsibility for their own wellness by I'm given the opportunity to learn from, and reach out to, as many people as possible about The Pila...

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