Jody graduated from Marymount Manhattan College with a BA in Dance and a Minor in Communications. She has worked as a professional dancer for the past ten years dancing with The Radio City Rockets and The Hybrid Movement Company in New York City. She has also worked in Las Vegas in various stage shows including Bette Middler’s “The Show Girl Must Go On.” She began studying Pilates to help overcome dance-related injuries. She earned her Pilates certification from the highly acclaimed Body Arts and Science International (BASI). As her passion for Pilates grew, she decided to devote her career wholly to helping others improve their health and fitness through Pilates.

Jody currently teaches Pilates and barre classes at Living Fitness. Her clients attend sessions with her religiously and swear that her teachings have made a profound impact on the appearance of their physiques by means of postural changes, core strength and increased flexibility. Jody is passionate about the teachings of Joseph Pilates and it shows in her work. She also draws upon this depth of knowledge when teaching FitBar and Booty Barre classes in the Studio.