Kristina came to NYC in 2002 as an exchange student, fell in love in New York and
decided to stay. After earning a BS in Economics at the State University of Immanuel
Kant in Kaliningrad, she graduated from Long Island University in Brooklyn, NY and
obtained an MBA degree in Finance.
In 2014 Kristina realized that her true passion is health and fitness. Kristina received
her Pilates Apparatus and Mat Certification under Michael Feigin at Fitness Guru in
Dumbo, Brooklyn. The 450-hour certification in Contemporary Pilates enriched her
knowledge of body anatomy, injury prevention, and improvement of physical
strength and flexibility for clients of all ages and fitness level.
Upon completion her Pilates Certification, Kristina interacted with people of all
backgrounds, with a focus on learning and understanding each client’s needs and
motivations. She honed her patience, sensitivity to people’s challenges, expectations
and needs, and drive to go the extra mile to provide an exceptional service
Fitness gave her a new perspective on mind-body relationship. Through connecting
both she found mindfulness, freedom and happiness. She trilled to share all with her
Fluent in Russian and English, Kristina is also a Certified Nutritionist. She enjoys
running, hiking, spending time in a nature and daily meditation, but most of her time
she spends at Club Pilates.