Mari started her personal Pilates practice eight years ago. She began with the reformer and then was introduced to the tower. She was soon hooked for life, completed the Balance Body Teacher Training Program on all Apparatus and Mat in October 2011.
Pilates is about the art of movement which is essential to staying young, healthy and strong. Mari believes that Pilates is the secret to longevity, it is the fountain of youth. Her life before Pilates with spent in the world of Architecture, graduating from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo with a Bachelor of Architecture degree. After spending 20 plus years in architecture she decided to make a change and start teaching. In addition to Pilates, she enjoys running, tae kwon do, jewelry making, egg decorating and spending time at the river with my shiba inu.