Jean is a Classically trained Pilates instructor. She studied under Romana Kryzanowska , Joseph Pilates disciple, in NYC. She has been teaching for over 22 years in a number of studios in Manhattan, Greenwich Ct. and Scarsdale.
A native New Yorker , Jean grew up watching all forms of dance as well as studying ballet from childhood on. She was a professional ballet dancer in the Stuttgart Ballet at 16 and went on to dance with the Joffrey Ballet.
Jean does a lot of ballroom dancing currently. She feels that her awareness of body through her connection to dance as well as her fascination with body mechanics, helps her Pilates instruction. Continuing to learn and grow is always a fun challenge.