Jean discovered Pilates in 2003, shortly after the birth of her son as a means to gain back her pre-pregnancy body specifically as a means to strengthen her core and back muscles. After practicing for many years, in studios across New York City and Westchester, NY, Jean decided make the leap from her corporate life in Advertising and pursue her love of Pilates by becoming a Pilates Instructor. She has been teaching reformer, tower and mat classes since December, 2016. An avid animal lover (a close second to her love for Pilates), Jean spends her non-Pilates time working with various rescue shelters helping to rescue and foster homeless kittens and cats. Jean resides in Scarsdale, NY with her husband, three children, 4 cats and 3 dogs.