Ashley discovered Pilates after working a desk job that left her feeling physically exhausted and misaligned. After a failed attempt at self guided work outs on traditional gym equipment, she was suggested by her mother to try a Pilates DVD. After noticing a different in her core strength and flexibility after just a week of practice, she was hooked. Ashley received her Pilates certification in Los Angeles and brings an energetic and upbeat style to the East Coast, with a thanks to her past as a cheerleader in her home state of Florida. When not practicing Pilates, Ashley can be found nestled in a NYC coffee shop with an good book, or roaming around the city in hopes of meeting new dogs.