Laura Martin Harrell has been practicing Pilates since 1989 and has studied extensively with many accomplished teachers, such as Bob Leikens, Cary Regan and Phoebe Higgins. She completed a comprehensive training program and apprenticeship with Deborah Lessen, a second generation master teacher and one of the most respected leaders in the field. Laura began teaching Pilates in 1995 and also has extensive experience teaching fitness, both in group classes and private instruction. She is a former dancer, having performed and taught dance at various institutions, such as SUNY Purchase and Trinity College. Laura lives in Livingston with her husband, Bobby and 2 children, Katie and John.