Laurie Johnson

Studio Owner, Marketing & Program Development

Laurie was the studio manager and instructor for over 18 years. Now she is in charge of marketing and program design at the studio as well as consulting for other Pilates Studios across the world. Laurie loves thunderstorms and “The Office”.


Katrina Hawley, CMA, NCPT

Studio Owner & Polestar® Pilates Educator

Katrina has been teaching Pilates since 2001.  She is a well known educator for Polestar Pilates and loves traveling the country teaching others to teach. She loves cats and politics.


Mark Firehammer

Studio Manager, Business Consultant

Marketing agency owner, pilates lover,  pilates teacher in training. Certified MINDBODY Business consultant. When he is not managing The Pilates Studio or training business owners to be better marketers, you can find him playing with his cats!

Ruth Hutton

Polestar® Pilates Instructor

Ruth wholeheartedly believes that Pilates has been the only thing that has helped her chronic neck troubles. She guides her clients forward with empathy and compassion. Ruth loves when her clients share their stories during their sessions. She also loves photography and good books.


Holly Keith

Polestar® Pilates Instructor

Holly's favorite part of teaching is helping clients find movement they thought they'd lost. Her favorite place is the line between play and work, art and science, or funny and serious.


Maureen Shea

Pilates Instructor

Movement integration is at the heart of Maureen’s movement teaching and practice. She has taught Pilates since 2004, originally training with Jacqueline Ethier in Fletcher Pilates® in Ottawa, Canada.