Leslie grew up on the Gulf Coast and danced intensely through her teen years attending numerous professionally recognized ballet schools. She moved forward from there on a scholarship attending the University of Oklahoma and holds a B.F.A. in Dance with special emphasis in ballet performance. She has always been interested in movement science and has since become Stott Pilates mat certified, Peak Pilates PPS1 certified, and completed her comprehensive Pilates certification in Los Angeles with Frank Zito. Leslie was also a NASM certified personal trainer for over 10 years. She believes that physical fitness is unquestionably related to mental health and your overall wellness and Pilates is an essential component of your weekly workout for recovery, rehabilitation and to prevent injury. With a myriad of education for all ages and abilities her goal is to continually inspire her clients to enjoy movement.