A native of Santa Barbara California, Mia was a competitive gymnast who moved on to the prestigious University of Utah Department of Ballet in order to pursue a professional dance career. Following her graduation in 2008, she moved to Seattle and has danced for Spectrum Dance Theater, Dassdance, 5th Avenue Theater, and Seattle Opera. She is in her third season dancing for the critically acclaimed local dance company
Mia was personally trained to teach Pilates in our studio by our Director of Education and her mentor Lori Coleman-Brown. For nearly two years, she put in hundreds of hours of lessons, observation, practice teaching, and rigorous testing. She’s a terrific Pilates instructor, remarkably body literate, who instructs with precision and clarity.