Meridian Pilates founder Kim O'Leary brings over a decade of experience in the fitness industry. Kim was working as a Personal Trainer and group fitness instructor when she was inspired by Joseph Pilates' philosophy to heal the entire body through full body movement. Kim's first Comprehensive Training began with Power Pilates, a leading educator of classical Pilates. She has also completed Master Instructor and Advanced Teacher Training at The Pilates Center of Boulder (TPC), regarded as "the Harvard of Pilates Teacher Training Programs." Kim is professionally certified through the Pilates Method Alliance. In addition to her Pilates training, Kim holds a unique blend of credentials related to the study of dynamic integrated movement and maintains a strong commitment to lifelong learning as a student and a teacher.