Lisa Milner

Senior Pilates Instructor

Lisa has followed her passion for fitness and wellness with formal pilates training thru Peak Pilates and Balanced Body as well as personal training certified with NETA (National Education and Training Association), Group Exercise Instruction thru AFAA (American Fitness and Aerobics Association), TRX certified, Schwinn Cycle certified, Bosu certified and Les Mills Body Pump and CX works certified. 

Merry Wurster

Senior Pilates Instructor

Passionate Pilates Instructor who is trained in both classical and contemporary modalities of the Pilates Method. Her pilates training is with Balanced Body, ISPME, and Stott. She also holds an Active Motion Bar Certificate.  

Our Staff

Carol Teel

Senior Pilates Instructor

Expertise: Pilates, Cycling

Emily Young

Certified Pilates Mat Instructor

A graduate of Northwestern University, Emily is a Power Pilates-certified pilates mat instructor who brings her passion for helping people into every class.  

Jennifer Anzelmo

Master Pilates Instructor

Jennifer has owned Barrington-based mind-body studio Transformotion since 2001. Jennifer is a Peak Pilates Master Instructor and is among a select few graduates of the Passing the Torch Mentorship Program with Pilates Elder Mary Bowen, who worked and trained directly with late Pilates creator Joseph Pilates. A certified personal trainer and group exercise instructor since 1990, Jennifer has trained and/or holds certifications with Peak Pilates, Pilates Academy International (as an Instructor Trainer); PhysicalMind Institute; Pilates Coach (as a Master Trainer); Balanced Body and the American Council on Exercise. Jennifer is a former competitive figure skater and both a head coach and member of competitive pompon teams.

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