Stephanie – Lead Instructor
Stephanie is a Nationally Certified Pilates instructor with Pilates Method Alliance and BASI Pilates. Stephanie found Pilates at the age of 18, after completing her 10 year competitive gymnastics career. Pilates was able to help build strength after many injuries as well as incorporate balance and flexibility back into her movement practice. In addition to practicing Pilates, Stephanie has also spent an over 10 year career in marketing and advertising working with companies including John Force Racing, BASI Pilates and Club Pilates. Sharing her passion of Pilates furthers into teaching as she is an Assistant Faculty Member at Fullerton College teaching the Pilates Certification program. In addition to Pilates, Stephanie loves to spend time with her nieces & nephews, traveling, and hiking.
Chandra was introduced to Pilates in 2001, while recovering from surgery. After realizing the numerous benefits and positive impact Pilates made in her own body and movement, she began a college accredited program to become a certified Pilates instructor. Chandra received her Pilates and Dance Conditioning Instructor Certification in 2012. In addition, she went on to complete a 200 hour Yoga Instructor Certification in 2015. Chandra also holds a degree in Dance. She is passionate about fitness, movement, health and nutrition. Chandra hopes to share her knowledge and help others achieve their individual fitness goals.
Jamie is one of our most dynamic instructors and her passion for fitness is obvious. Her classes are packed with devout followers and she brings endless amounts of energy to every class she teaches. Jamie has numerous of certifications and specializes in many styles of fitness including: STOTT PILATES® Certified Instructor, CORE™ Instructor, Certified TRX Instructor, Certified TaeBo Instructor, Certified ACE Instructor and Certified AFAA Instructor. Besides motivating clients and helping them achieve their fitness goals, Jamie is also a Mat and Reformer STOTT PILATES® Instructor Trainer, helping future pilates instructors achieve their goal of teaching. She has over 26 years of experience in the fitness industry and has created and presented fitness programs for 24 Hour Fitness and FTP fitness in Japan.
Megan has been teaching Bikram yoga for almost 10 years now and Pilates for 3 years. She is a workout enthusiast and is dedicated to helping others through movement and mindfulness. Determined to overcome her asthma in her youth, Megan began running to push past her limitations. She appreciates the power, impact, and importance of exercise, but honors each person’s journey. Megan is Bikram, TRX, and BASI certified.
Sam’s journey with Pilates started in 2012 after she was put in Pilates for rehabilitation after surgery. She maintained her Pilates Certification at Orange Coast College and is currently working on her Pilates Method Alliance Certification as well. Sam focuses on a classical approach to Pilates with integrated modern full body workouts. She is very active and enjoys hiking, snowboarding, and anything outdoors. Sam comes to Pilates from an athletic background in soccer, having competing at a high level for more than 10 years. She believes that anyone, no matter the injury, age, or goal a client may have, through Pilates everyone can improve their core strength, flexibility and overall wellness leading to a healthier and happier life.