Deanndria has been working in the health and fitness industry for over 10 years. She received her 600 hour Pilates equipment and mat certification through Power Pilates and furthered her studies by completing the Masters Program through the Pilates Center of Boulder, Colorado. Deanndria holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Masters of Public Health in Health Behavior and Health Education, both from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Her Pilates instruction experience includes working with patients recovering from bariatric surgery and other obesity related matters at a residential treatment center; fitness instruction at various community centers; clinical and research based pediatric programs; and college campus programming, including instruction for everyone from collegiate athletes to the senior population.
She enjoys working with people of all different ages and body types, and believes Pilates is an effective tool to help people feel good in their bodies. She is known to teach challenging, yet fun and effective classes, with special attention to detail and proper form.
In addition to Pilates, Deanndria is also a runner and yoga enthusiast.