One of the original founders of Pacific Northwest Pilates, Jean now teaches clients at the Multnomah Athletic Club and Stoke Pilates in downtown Portland. Jean also teaches for STOTT PILATES as a floating Instructor Trainer around the world. Jean received an M.S. in Dance and Kinesiology from Indiana University in 1990, and went on to pursue a PhD in Dance Education from New York University. Jean became certified in the MELT Method in 2011, and has been offering workshops and classes using the patented MELT balls and rollers ever since.
She has been a STOTT PILATES certified instructor since 1998, and an Instructor Trainer since 2000. Jean has taught in physical therapy clinics, health clubs and private studios throughout Portland and has taught overseas for STOTT PILATES in South Korea, Cyprus, Ireland, Iceland, Taiwan, Japan, India, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and China.