Christy began her Pilates journey in 2006, after being diagnosed with bilateral hip Avascular Necrosis. Trained in classical Pilates for four years, she went on to complete training and certification in Body Arts Science International mat and all apparatus 2010-2012. Additionally, in 2012 she also completed BASI’s continuing education certificate course Pathologies & Injuries .
After having had both hips replaced in 2013, she completed BASI’s Pilates Low Back Pain Extension/Flexion based certificates, as well as, Rotator Cuff & Shoulder Impingement, both in 2014. In 2016, she was certified as a Personal Trainer through American Sports & Fitness, as well as, TRX suspension training utilizing Pilates as the foundation for both. She continues her desire to implement Pilates in every day life and believes that Pilates is medicine for the body and soul.