Mary has been a professional fitness coach teaching group fitness, cycling, power walking and weight training for decades to people from all ages and fitness levels to help them achieve their fitness goals. She brings a fun, light hearted joy of movement, creativity and unlimited enthusiasm to her classes.
Immediately after graduating high school, Mary started her career as a personal trainer with Jack LaLanne Health Spas and eventually became lead trainer for the large health spa chain. It’s from that experience that she continued her education and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Physical Education/ Kinesiology from Long Beach State University. Mary specialized in Corporate Fitness, teaching classes and training executives at their on-site corporate fitness centers and has been leading group classes at health clubs in South Orange County since 1988. In 2005 she became interested in Pilates and completed her first Comprehensive Course through Pilates Sports Center, Encino. In 2017, she chose to start studying under the mentorship of Rael Isacowitz, founder of BASI Arts & Science International where she earned her BASI Mat, Comprehensive Pilates certification and Mentor Legacy certification.