Originally from California, Marcellina majored in communications with a minor in dance from the University of California San Diego. She studied the Classical Pilates Method in San Diego, New York City and in Rome, Italy – gaining an international perspective of the method. She was classically trained in 2013 in all levels of Pilates Mat, Barre, and Orbit. In 2018, she obtained comprehensive instructor training through McEntire Pilates and achieved her Certified Pilates Teacher designation in the Pilates Method Alliance (PMA) in 2019.

With a background as a pole vaulter, runner and dancer, Marcellina brings high energy to her students. She offers challenging sessions that meet her students’ needs. As a second profession, she considers Pilates as not just an exercise but a way of life. She enjoys helping people achieve healthier lifestyles.