Our teachers have been educated by the best Pilates schools in the country. They bring broad experience, contemporary knowledge and dedication to each and every client they teach. Their teaching skills include close observation of your body to make sure you do each exercise with control and precision. They will clearly explain why certain exercises will work for you and together, you’ll create a customized fitness program to fit your needs.
Ernie has been teaching the Pilates Method of Exercise since 2004. He’s was certified at the renowned Kane School of Core Integration known for its anatomy and biomechanical approach to fitness. He is experienced in both classical and contemporary Pilates.
As a fitness professional, he has extensive rehabilitation and injury prevention experience working in several Physical Therapy Clinics. He also holds a certificate as a Boxing and Kickboxing Instructor with competitive ring experience and has prepared several athletes for competition in Football, Hockey, Kickboxing and Baseball.
Audree continually strives to educate herself, recently completing Kinected's Functional Anatomy for Movement and Injuries program at Mt. Sinai Hospital and is currently working toward her personal training certificate. She is reminded everyday how teaching and practicing has changed her life and wants to share her enthusiasm for Pilates with others.
Britni is fully certified through the Gramercy Pilates NYC Teacher Training Program. She is now an Expert Teacher at the studio and is teaching Private Sessions and Classes in both Equipment and Mat.
Justine is the Studio Manager/Advisor of Gramercy Pilates NYC. She loves the benefits that Pilates provides, as a form of cross training as well as injury rehabilitation. She is currently working towards becoming a Physical Therapist.
Hyacinth recognizes the symbiotic relationship of art and science in Pilates Methodology and believes that Pilates is a discipline that offers the perfect balance of mind-body fitness. A lifelong fitness enthusiast, Hyacinth works with dedication and commitment to encourage clients to perform at their best.
Edlyn was born and raised in Puerto Rico. Edlyn was first introduced to Pilates by Lolita San Miguel, first generation student of Joe Pilates. As director of Ballet Concierto de Puerto Rico, she required all students to do a Pilates based warm up before ballet class or rehearsal.
As a Pilates Instructor, Teresa focuses on alignment and proper biomechanics while providing a full body workout. In addition to her work as a Pilates Instructor, she has recently completed her PhD in Biomedical Sciences.
Rhys is a ballet dancer, Pilates instructor, personal trainer and writer who lives in Brooklyn, NY. A native Texan, Rhys was first introduced to Pilates through his formal dance training over 10 years ago. Rhys offers dynamic and energetic classes focused on proper alignment, re-balancing the body, and building strength and stamina.
Jennifer loves all forms of fitness believing movement is medicine. Her favorites include boxing, strength training and of course Pilates. Seeing exercise not only as a means to physical fitness, she views her workouts as an opportunity to increase mental discipline, set new goals and seek to get to the next level.
As a long-time school teacher, Marissa is exceptional at identifying, understanding and responding to her student's needs and interests. She believes that with clear direction, guidance and commitment, progress is always possible.
As a certified Pilates instructor and dancer with a Master’s in Exercise Physiology, Gabbi melds an ardent passion for Pilates with an extensive knowledge of the human body, movement, and exercise.
Rachel Rettman holds certificates as a Pilates Instructor, personal trainer, nutrition consultant, and dedicated wellness entrepreneur. After receiving a BA in Psychology from Boston University, an MBA from Georgetown University a
Jennifer Elise Ares-Cruz
A lifelong runner, Jen has been teaching Pilates and TRX for over four years. Intrigued by Pilates and its abilities to help with her serious spine injury, she tried a class seven years ago
Kim Fielding holds a certificate in both the Balanced Body and The Method Pilates. She has been in the fitness industry for 25 years and has been teaching Pilates for over 10 of those years.
Bailey is an apprentice teacher from the Gramercy Pilates Teacher Training Program. She was introduced to pilates 15 years ago and has been a devotee ever since. A trained ballet and ballroom dancer, Bailey focuses on proper alignment to prevent injury and strengthen the body. She believes that a consistent and patient practice can integrate the mind & body