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Instructor Trainers

The STOTT PILATES® Faculty, or members of our esteemed team of Instructor Trainers, is made up of highly qualified and internationally sought-after educators who are known for their dedication, professionalism and attention to detail.   All of our faculty members hold full certification in the STOTT PILATES method and have achieved additional designations to complement their training. A diverse group, they come from various backgrounds including physical therapy, exercise science, athletic therapy, dance and group and personal fitness training to name a few. Every member of the team strives to uphold the highest standards of training that have been developed worldwide.

Amy Van Dooremalen


Singapore, Singapore

Amy was introduced to Pilates while completing her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree as a dance major at York University in Toronto, Canada. As a STOTT PILATES Instructor Trainer she has traveled throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia teaching various courses and workshops. Originally from Canada but now residing in Singapore, Amy has been a regular presenter for Channel News Asia AM Live “Fighting Fit” series.  She enjoys being a part of the Pilates team at Verita, an integrated health and wellness centre.  Amy also is a certified TRX Instructor. 

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Mat, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair & Barrels
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:
BFA Dance, TRX

Andrea Kosmicki

Victory Pilates
Omaha, Nebraska USA

Andrea was first introduced to STOTT PILATES® during her studies at Oklahoma City University to help overcome dance-related injuries. She began her education in the method in 2007, while working for Royal Caribbean Productions as a professional dancer. After achieving her Full Certification in 2013, Andrea proceeded to become an Instructor Trainer for Merrithew Health & Fitness™, specializing in STOTT PILATES in 2014.  Her passion for mind-body awareness and injury prevention, along with an upbeat teaching style, makes Andrea a perfect fit for teaching Pilates to a variety of clients and instructors. 

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Matwork, Reformer
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:

Angela McCartney

Northeast Pilates Education Centers
Manchester, Massachusetts USA

Angela is owner and founder of Studio Pilates located in Winchester, MA. She is a fully certified STOTT PILATES® Instructor and an Instructor Trainer for Merrithew Health & Fitness™ specializing in STOTT PILATES Mat and Reformer. She began her Pilates training in 2002 at Northeast Pilates and in 2013, Angela became a ZEN•GA™ & Total Barre™ Instructor. Angela brings over 30 years of group fitness teaching experience to Studio Pilates, holding AFAA certifications in Group Fitness, Kickboxing, and Personal Training. Angela has always had a love and interest in fitness, has competed in several middle-distance triathlons and holds a purple belt in Tae Kwon Do. She is a graduate of Tufts University with a BS in biology and classical studies. She is passionate and knowledgeable and brings enormous energy and enthusiasm to her teaching.

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Matwork, Reformer, ZEN•GA™ & Total Barre™
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:

Anne Dawson

Pilates Certification Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada

Anne has been practicing physiotherapy since her graduation from the University of Saskatchewan in 1981 with a focus on chronic pain syndromes, TMJ and spinal dysfunctions, acupuncture, craniosacral therapy. An Instructor Trainer for Merrithew Health & Fitness™, Anne specializes in the STOTT PILATES® Injuries and Special Populations program for rehabilitation and conditioning and has developed individualized Pilates rehab exercise programs only available at Fitness Physiotherapy. A teacher of acupuncture and TMJ care to physiotherapists at a post graduate level, Anne has served on the Manitoba regulatory board for physiotherapists, The College of Physiotherapists of Manitoba and is a member of organizations including the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, The Acupuncture Foundation of Canada, and the International Association for the Study of Pain. She has been a contributor to many medical journals and general interest publications on physiotherapy subjects

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Injuries & Special Populations
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:

Anne Pringle Burnell

Elements in Motion
Chicago, Illinois USA

Anne has been an Instructor Trainer since 2007 and teaches at Elements in Motion, a Licensed Training Center for the STOTT PILATES® method in Chicago.  She has a passion for incorporating Pilates with aquatics and is the proud creator of the Stronger Seniors® program.  Anne has presented at The International Aquatics Fitness Conference, International Aquatic Therapy & Rehab Institute Symposium, and The National Council on Aging Conference, only to name a few.  In addition to educating Pilates instructors, Anne is a faculty/education provider for AEA, ACE, AFAA, ATRI, and AquaStretch™. She teaches at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Peninsula Hotel, and the University of Illinois Chicago.

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Matwork, Reformer
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:
ACE, AFAA, AEA, ATRI