A Kansas City native, Jocelyn received her Bachelor of Science in Dance Management from Oklahoma City University and went on to pursue a career as a professional dancer. Jocelyn performed in Las Vegas, Branson, and danced for Carnival Cruise Lines for six years. After injuring her back in 2006, she spent a year rehabilitating with her Physical Therapist and Pilates Instructor; she returned to the stage and performed for two more years practicing Mat Pilates on her own daily. Jocelyn 'retired' from dancing professionally in 2008, received her Comprehensive Pilates Training in 2009, and graduated from Penn Valley's Physical Therapist Assistant program in 2013.
Jocelyn holds a current Physical Therapist Assistant license for the state of Kansas, is a Level One TRX® Suspension Training Certified Trainer, the creator of Bounce7, was an Ambassador for the inaugural Momentum Fest Pilates & Movement Festival, is a PMA Certified Pilates Instructor, and the Pilates Sports Center Master Trainer for the KC area. She has completed a course with Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute on Postpartum Care and is passionate about helping women return to fitness safely after pregnancy.
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Jocelyn opened Studio7 in April 2014 with 2 instructors; she now has 11 instructors and is growing her team. She runs the Pilates education program for Studio7, oversees all business operations, teaches group classes, sees a few private clients, and is always thinking of new, creative ways to expand Studio7 within the Kansas City community.