Andrea has been teaching the Pilates method since 2005. Prior to that she studied classical and contemporary dance at California State University, Long Beach. In 2010 Andrea was honored to become a faculty member with Body Arts & Sciences International (BASI) Pilates, based in Costa Mesa. She has since travelled to New York, Canada, China, and Japan, among other places, as a Master Trainer for BASI. She now lives and works in Long Beach with her husband and young daughter, Brooklyn. Andrea has a true passion for human movement. She believes wholeheartedly that Pilates is not only a safe and effective exercise method for everyone, but that it is absolutely transformational.