Rick is an Arizona native and a lifelong athlete who started in the fitness industry in 2008. He began his career as a personal trainer and soon realized his passion for teaching. Missing competition, Rick left the fitness industry to become a professional ballroom dancer and instructor. As Rick followed his competitive drive he discovered the powerful potential of Pilates. He began to study classical Pilates under the mentorship of Wendi Rae Cunningham in 2016 furthering his knowledge of Contrology (Joseph Pilates preferred name for his method). Rick has been a Pilates Instructor for over a decade. He enjoys helping members live a pain free life. Whether one is an athlete or just starting out, Rick will help you strengthen your core connection between body and mind, guiding you to your most powerful potential.