MEET OUR AMAZING TEAM
Jennie is the founder of The Pilates Scene and a Cut Bank, MT native. After graduating from the University of Montana in health and human performance specialized in health enhancement, she moved back to the flathead valley and found a deeper passion for fitness. Jennie completed her intensive pilates training through BASI Pilates (body arts and science international) and now is pursuing the legacy program through BASI Pilates. Jennie is also a Booty Barre Instructor and is certified to teach TRX. Owning a studio was never a dream of Jennie's. Unsure of where she wanted to go and what she wanted to do, teaching was the only thing she felt confident in. She wanted to be able to helps others. Committing to working out is never easy, but if she could make it fun and exciting with a warm, welcoming atmosphere, just maybe, it might make is easier for others to bring themselves to classes.
Stephanie is a born and raised Flathead Valley resident with a passion for healthy living. She began her fitness career by becoming a yoga instructor and very quickly realized she wanted more. Within a few years she got certified in personal training, TRX and corrective exercise. She recently started a Pilates instructor training through Balanced Body and is excited to have more to offer. Stephanie is devoted to helping her clients to become stronger, healthier versions of themselves. You will leave her strength-based classes feeling strong and confident!
Jessica is a Montana Native with a BFA in Musical Theatre. She has a passion for fitness and the outdoors. Jessica is certified to teach Barre and Zumba. She is currently working on her PT and becoming a nutritionist coach. Jessica is our FUNctional Fit instructor. A class designed with loaded movement to help keep you functionally fit for your busy lifestyle. This class is solely created by her. Jess's creativity and passion for this class is astounding. When she is not teaching, you can find her fighting fires, working on a local movie, or a photoshoot.
Cathy was raised in Bend, Oregon and relocated to the Flathead Valley after graduate school with a degree in Exercise Science and a degree in Sports Medicine. She is certified as a Clinical Exercise Physiologist, Yoga Instructor, and Health Coach. Cathy Believes that movement, intention, and breathe can help balance the mind, body and spirit, promoting greater peace and serenity as we move through our busy and often chaotic lives. Cathy is committed to helping people become more engaged in their health and wellness. Her love yoga and helping others shines through in her classes.
Emily has been practicing Pilates since 2017 and began teacher training through Balanced Body in 2020. Her dedication to the practice evolved as she felt her body respond with increased strength and stability and decreased pain and injury. Emily looks forward to introducing the magic of Pilates to new clients who are ready to transform their bodies through mindful movement.
Joliene grew up in upstate New York and then her family found their way to Montana. There, she found her love for fitness with running marathons and fell in love with yoga. Joliene started her first 200 hours of training to teach yoga. Followed by a second 250 hours in vinyasa and another 550 hours in advanced vinyasa. She continued her training in anatomy and physiology, Yin yoga, and prenatal therapeutics. After 10 long years in Nevada, her family moved back to their roots in Kalispell, MT. Her dedication to yoga as a practice shines through her classes, which blend and invigorating, creative flow with eye-opening alignment instruction. Teaching strong, dynamic flows help to cultivate body awareness, empower others to embrace their unique gifts and give students a deep understanding of their yoga practice. Always offering modifications nad room to grow and learn what they are capable of.
Meagan is a born and raised Flathead Valley local. From college athletics to competitive dance, movement has always been a very important part of life. After moving back to the valley after college, Meagan got her Booty Barre training and TRX certification and has taught in the valley for over five years. Meagan strives to make classes fun, challenging and approachable for all fitness levels and ages. Don't be fooled by her sweet persona. She is a spitfire in class and will push you to new levels in your fitness routine.