As a young athlete, Kathie competed in as many sports as she could. Kathie left the corporate world to pursue her love of fitness and taught aerobics until a back injury turned her on to the brilliance of Pilates. The more she learned about the Pilates method, the more she knew it was the right fit. She began her Pilates training in 2000 and is now certified in all equipment. She stays active in her favorites sports like golf, tennis, skiing , biking and hiking.