Outside of the Pilates domain, Katie earned an MA in Exercise Physiology from Columbia University and a BS in Physiology & Neuroscience from the University of California, San Diego. Her passion, ambition, and everyday discipline to her training and education have helped her cultivate an understanding of having strength with flexibility and control. She combines her science-based education and experience to transform the way her client's move, look, and perform.
In addition to her formal training, she holds a certificate in the Complete Pilates Method Continuing Professional Education with Chris Robinson as well as a certificate in the Pilates Professional Advanced Teacher Training (PPATT) with KRN NY Pilates. She continues to study under the close mentorship of Kathi Ross-Nash and is currently enrolled in the studio's PPATT Teachers of Teachers program.
She was a top five finalist in the 2014 Women’s Health Magazine Next Fitness Star competition and is regular contributor to both Women's Health Magazine and BuzzFeed News. She can be found as a model in Kathi Ross-Nash's Pilatesology tutorials, The Red Thread of Pilates textbooks, and Brooke Siler's Women's Health Big Book of Pilates.
Katie is the co-founder of The Contrology Cohort, a Pilates studio based on the Upper East Side of New York City. For more information on the studio, visit www.ContrologyCohort.com.
2011 UC San Diego, BS Physiology & Neuroscience
2015 Columbia University, MA Exercise Physiology
2013 Re:AB Pilates, 700 Hour Comprehensive Pilates Certification
2015 S6 Fitness, Complete Pilates Method Continuing Professional Education
2018 KRN NY Pilates, Pilates Professional Advanced Teacher Training (PPATT)
2012 Model in FitnessBuddy app
2013 Model in The Women’s Health Big Book of Pilates
2014 Women’s Health magazine Next Fitness Star Finalist
2015 EAS Sports Nutrition Sponsored Athlete
2015 Model in The Red Thread of Pilates: Baby Chair
2015 Model in The Red Thread of Pilates: High Chair
2016 #SOLSofNYC Ambassador
2017 Skechers Sponsored Athlete
2017 Equinox Firestarter Campaign Video
2015-2019 Women’s Health magazine Action Hero
2019 Model in The Red Thread of Pilates: Foundational Reformer
2019 Model in The Red Thread of Pilates: Wunda Chair
2019 Equinox Banded Campaign Video
Patience and persistence are vital qualities in the ultimate successful accomplishment of any worthwhile endeavor.
- Joe Pilates