Breana Whitecross grew up learning and teaching dance at her mother’s dance studio in Smithfield, Rhode Island. She has been teaching dance for over 15 years and for her undergrad she wanted to continue the study of movement and enhance her knowledge about health and fitness. She attended the University of Rhode Island and received her B.S in Kinesiology. Breana recently completed her M.S. in Exercise Science and Health Promotion. She started her career in corporate fitness and has built that career since 2010 and is now the Assistant Manager at a corporate fitness center for Plus One. She is a certified personal trainer through ACE and NASM as well as an AFAA certified group exercise instructor with experience teaching a variety of strength, cardio, dance, and barre classes. After moving to Connecticut in 2015, Breana discovered Pilates and fell in love instantly with the benefits it had on her mind/body connection as well as posture and flexibility. In 2016, Breana decided to pursue her Pilates certification through STOTT and she has completed Level 1 trainings in Mat, Reformer, Cadillac, Stability Chair, and Barrels.