Merrithew Health & Fitness

IT FINDER

All Instructors

Amanda Fletcher

ONE Pilates Studio
Denver, Colorado USA

Amanda received her introduction to the STOTT PILATES® method as part of her own physical therapy regimen after a number of knee surgeries. She found enjoyment in the exercise and developed a desire to share the benefits with others. In 2007 she achieved her STOTT PILATES® Full Certification and the next year she moved on to become an Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™, specializing in STOTT PILATES. Amanda’s focus with her clients is to help them achieve strength and flexibility, and with sensitivity to their varying needs, she is able to guide clients of all ages and fitness levels toward their personal fitness goals.

 

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, Barrels, ZEN•GA™ Matwork & Equipment
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:

Amanda Kitchen

YMCAfit
London, England

Amanda first became STOTT PILATES® Certified in 2004 and in 2005, moved on to become a Certified Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™, specializing in STOTT PILATES.  She has an extensive background as a fitness instructor, and likes to combine her STOTT PILATES teaching with her successful personal training and sports massage business.  

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, Barrels, ISP
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:

Amanda Taylor

The Designed Body
Plano, Texas USA

Amanda’s extensive Pilates education and teaching experience began in 1992. In 2000, after years of continuous studies and teaching in health clubs, she discovered STOTT PILATES® and became inspired to further her education in the method. Amanda completed her certifications in Toronto, Canada, becoming an Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™ specializing in STOTT PILATES and currently works as a floating IT. She originally opened BodyMind Design, a Licensed Training Center (LTC), offering classes and private sessions to the public as well as professional education to instructors. The studio continues to offer STOTT PILATES training as well as other brands from MERRITHEW including ZENGA™ Mindful Movement and CORE™ Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training, as well as methodologies of the C.H.E.K. Institute, TRX Suspension Training, and techniques from the Anatomy Trains system. Amanda has recently chosen to operate a more intimate studio offering private and semi-private sessions. Belief in the STOTT PILATES method, devotion to her education, and commitment to teaching with integrity, are the foundations of her success.

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, Barrels
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:
BS in Theatre/Dance

Amy de Schweinitz


Anchorage, Alaska US

After training for 4 years with Michaela Bimbi-Dresp in Munich, Germany, Amy de Schweinitz obtained her STOTT PILATES® Certification in 2004.  In 2007, she became a Certified Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™, specializing in STOTT PILATES, and enabling her to teach worldwide.  With a BSc in Kinesiology and Sport Science, Amy was able to complement her studies as a competitive runner and triathlete.  She found that Pilates was a huge asset to her success as an athlete, thus it launched her career in Pilates.  Amy is now certified by the Pilates Method Alliance and is an ACE Certified Trainer.  As an international Certified Health Coach, Amy is passionate about using Pilates to help people feel good in their bodies and have the best quality of life.

 

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Matwork, Reformer
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:
BSc, ACE

Amy Provonost

Equilibrium Mind-Body Fitness
Waterford, Michigan United States

Amy Pronovost received her BA in Dance and English from Western Michigan University.  She is currently an Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™ specializing in STOTT PILATES, a Level 1 Gyrotonic instructor, a 200- hour registered yoga teacher and an ACE certified Group Instructor Trainer. She has been teaching at Equilibrium in Bloomfield Hills, MI since 2000.  She has also taught ballet for fifteen years and currently has students performing around the world and on Broadway. 

IT QUALIFICATIONS:
Matwork, Reformer
ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS & DESIGNATIONS:
ACE. BA, RYT