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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.

Kelly Sconza

C2 Pilates Training Center
Avon, Connecticut United States
Kelly Sconza has been teaching the STOTT PILATES® method since 2006, and became an Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW specializing in STOTT PILATES in 2010 and Total Barre in 2013. Kelly holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Dance and Theatre from Manhattanville College, 2006. She has a deep kinesthetic understanding of the body and the ways it can move because of her many years of modern dance training. Kelly is a challenging and energetic instructor who prides herself in helping clients to reach their individual potential, while understanding their personal needs and goals.
Matwork, Reformer, Total Barre™
BA, Dance and Theatre

Khingporn Promruang

Vitruvian Pilates Studio
Jakarta, Indonesia

Originally from Thailand, Khingporn worked in the hospitality industry in Bangkok for many years before deciding upon a career in fitness.  She took her STOTT PILATES® courses at Vitruvian Pilates Studio, where she became a Certified Instructor in 2006.  Two years later, she became an Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™ specializing in STOTT PILATES and can still be found at Vitruvian teaching students.  

Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair & Barrels, ZEN•GA™

Kimber McQueen

Balance: Pilates Training Center
Richmond, Virginia USA

Kimber McQueen is the Program Director and Owner of BALANCE: Pilates Training Center in Richmond, VA. She has a BFA in Performance and Choreography from Virginia Commonwealth University and a BA in Sociology from James Madison University. While rehabilitating a broken foot, Kimber discovered Pilates and was instantly hooked. In May of 1999, she received her certification in STOTT PILATES®, and opened her studio later that year. In 2004, Kimber was invited to become an Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™ specializing in STOTT PILATES, and that August, BALANCE was named the Licensed Training Center of Virginia. She became a Total Barre™ IT in 2013, along with her qualifications in ZENGA™ Mat and CORE™ Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training™. During her career, Kimber has had the pleasure of working with clients of all fitness levels and abilities— from professional athletes to those with special issues and everyone in between. It this experience that has resulted in the development of a clear and precise teaching style dedicated to helping her clients achieve measurable results.


Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, Barrels, Total Barre

Kimberlee Strome

Northeast Pilates
Reisertstown, Maryland USA

Kimberlee has been studying and teaching the STOTT PILATES® method since 2002,  and in 2007 went on to become an Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™, specializing in STOTT PILATES Mat and Reformer. Kimberlee's passion is teaching and she holds a Master's in Education from Lesley University. In 2006 she started a successful Pilates program at LifeBridge Health and Fitness in Baltimore, MD, where she currently teaches full-time. In 2008, LBHF became a Licensed Training Center satellite affiliated with Northeast Pilates. Kimberlee is also a Total Barre™, and ZEN•GA™ instructor, and teaches Mad Dogg Spinning, TRX®, and  Yoga.  

Matwork, Reformer
MEd., Mad Dogg, TRX, Yoga Certification

Krisztián Mélykuti

Pilates Balance Studio Budapest
Budapest, Hungary

Krisztián comes from a background as a ballet dancer and became a STOTT PILATES® Instructor Trainer in 2006. Since then he graduated at Semmelweis University Faculty of Health Sciences as a physiotherapist. He also qualified as a personal trainer at the Hungarian University of Physical Education. At his studio in Budapest, Hungary, he teaches the STOTT PILATES program as well as GYROTONIC®, TRX, TRX- Rip Training, and trains a variety of clients including dancers, athletes and agile recreational clients. As a physiotherapist, Krisztián works with patients who have neurological, rheumatological and orthopedical problems and rehabilitates trauma injuries. 

Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, Barrels, ISP, SPX, CORE™
Physiotherapist, Personal Trainer, GYROTONIC®, TRX, TRX- Rip Trainer