Katie is a native Memphian and former ballet dancer, she trained with North Carolina School of the Arts and San Francisco Ballet before dancing professionally for nine seasons with Louisville Ballet and two seasons with Ballet Memphis. Katie has been a dedicated member of our Pilates team since she retired from performing and became a certified instructor in 2002. Katie brings a wonderful tenacity to the Pilates work, utilizing the extensive repertoire of original Pilates exercises to offer her clients a consistent, yet challenging workout. This ability to combine a practical approach with appropriate adaptations when needed makes her an excellent instructor. Katie teaches primarily during the daytime hours and is a favorite instructor of many of our "moms!"