Denise began teaching AFAA certified group exercise in 1981. These classes included high impact aerobics, step aerobics, aqua and boot camp. She has always loved exercise. She was a long distance runner and now is an avid cyclist. Her love for Pilates began in 2000. She trained in classic mat Pilates and received her certification with Powerhouse Pilates in Texas. She also enjoys yoga. She received her certification with Yogafit in 2005. In 2010 she moved from Texas to Colorado. She trained and received her 200 hour hot yoga certification from Core Power Yoga in 2011. In 2021 she began the teacher training program with Club Pilates. She successfully finished in June of 2022. Denise works at Children's Hospital as a medical laboratory technician along with teaching classes. She finds joy in sharing her passion for Pilates. Her hope is that every client leaves class feeling educated, stronger, more confident and finds fun in the time she has with them.