Annie was personally inspired by fitness and healthy living impacting her own life and wanted to share that with others. Leaving behind 12 years as a hairstylist, she started her new career in fitness. She discovered Pilates and fell in love with the mental and physical challenges it gave her. She is a STOTT trained Pilates instructor and an ACE Certified Personal Trainer. Annie has also completed courses in orthopedic exercise, metabolic conditioning, and fascial release. She loves taking continuing education courses and workshops, as well as reading and learning anything about health and fitness.She enjoys working with people of all backgrounds and abilities. Her favorite thing about being an instructor is helping people feel empowered and confident. She believes there is nothing more satisfying than helping someone realize their potential. Annie is excited to bring fun and challenging workouts to Club Pilates. When she is outside the Pilates studio you can find her lifting weights, playing with her dogs, shopping, and cooking.