Amanda McNussen is a dancer and choreographer who first started practicing Pilates while persuing her BFA in Dance at the California Institute of Arts. In 2011 she studied with Karen Clippenger for her Pilates Comprehensive Teacher Training with a Specialization in Dance through Body Arts Sciences (BASI) in Long Beach, CA. Amanda is also a practitioner of yoga and completed at 200 hr RYS Yoga Teacher Training through Yoga People in Brooklyn Heights. Additionally, Amanda has taught ballet, jazz, and modern dance techniques. Through her personal practice, study of anatomy, and teaching she has developed a keen eye for proper placement in the body. Amanda’s classes integrate her entire movement background utilizing specific anatomical cueing as well as imagery to help students realize their body’s potential in awareness, power, and control.