Level 3 Pilates Instructor, Group Class Instructor
Shelby is a Kansas City native who has returned to the Midwest after having spent several years in Las Vegas attending university, dancing professionally, and teaching Pilates. Her study of Pilates began as a student while earning her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. While in graduate school at UNLV and completing her Masters in Kinesiology, Shelby received her Comprehensive Pilates Training through the DK Body Balance method. Shelby also danced in the world-famous Bally's 'Jubilee!' and can be seen on 'Jubilee!' posters throughout the Las Vegas area.
Her interest in Pilates became personal when it was prescribed to treat a dance-related injury. Shelby views Pilates as an important tool for injury prevention, rehabilitation, and increased function of the body. Shelby's combined education, training, and experience allows her to individualize instruction in a variety of formats and for all levels of ability.