Meet the Teachers

A variety of backgrounds with one vision.

Teachers at Centerspace Pilates migrated to Pilates from a variety of disciplines including ballet, modern dance, dance aerobics, massage therapy and personal fitness training.

Each instructor has completed The Pilates Center of Boulder teacher-training program, a program established by sisters Amy Taylor Alpers and Rachel Taylor Segel, who trained in New York City under Romana Kryzanowksa, a former student of Joseph Pilates.  The Pilates Center is heir to the Joseph Pilates classical tradition; its teaching program is considered one of the most rigorous teacher training programs in the world.


Nancy has been a presence in the fitness industry since the early 80’s when she created the Sweatshop Workout Studio during the “craze” of aerobic dance.  As a Master Trainer she travelled for Reebok teaching Step Aerobics.   As a personal trainer, Nancy has coached, educated and inspired thousands of fitness professionals through her business Sweat Systems Inc.  As an ACE Certified Personal Trainer  she her clients to a higher quality of life teaching them about  “smart “ and regular exercise. Regarded as an expert on women’s health and fitness issues and the anti-aging effects of exercise she is a highly sought after speaker.

Nancy is a 2002 graduate of The Pilates Center located in Boulder, Colorado and a Pilates Master Trainer.  Centerspace Pilates is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota opened in 2003 and offers Pilates, Personal Training and Gyrotonics.  Centerspace is proud to be a licensed teacher training facility for The Pilates Center Teacher Training Program of Boulder.

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