Patricia was born in Tenerife, Spain and graduated from the University of Kent with a BA (Hons) in Contemporary Dance at the London Contemporary Dance School. After suffering a back injury she discovered the therapeutic worth of Pilates and decided to teach. In 2009 after moving to Italy, she became a STOTT PILATES® Certified Instructor and Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™ specializing in STOTT PILATES a year later. Patricia is currently teaching for Akro Studio in Madrid, Spain and has also taught in Italy. She is a certified Gyrotonic teacher and a passionate student of yoga and meditation. Patricia was a featured performer in the most recent MERRITHEW DVD production.