Instructors

June Hines

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  • Selected by Romana Kryzanowska, Joseph Pilates' renowned protege' to be the Delaware Valley region's Level 3, Teacher Trainer for her training program. Romana's Pilates (2003- present)
  • Director of The Pilates Studio at The Pennsylvania Ballet training dancers and rehabilitating physical therapy patients ( 1997-2003)
  • Featured in The Philadelphia Inquirer Magazine, ABC News health and wellness segments (1998)
  • Faculty of The Abington Arts Center (1998-2013)
  • Certified Pilates Instructor - The Pilates Studio of New York (1996)
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts and Master of Fine Arts in Dance – University of Oklahoma (1981/1983)
  • Associate Professor of Dance – Allentown College of St. Francis de Sales, now DeSales Univeristy (1987-1995)
  • Instructor of Dance - Mercyhurst College, now Mercyhurst University, (1983-1997)
  • Pilates Faculty - Metropolitan Ballet Academy (2010 - 2011)
  • Pilates Instructor Pennsylvania Ballet Academy, (2012-2016)
  • MELT Level 2 Instructor and Hand & Ball Practitioner

Susan Wilson

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  • Certified Pilates Instructor - Romana's Pilates 2005
  •  Pilates Level 5 Instructor at June Hines Pilates, Pilates of the Lehigh Valley, and Anthony Rabara Studio for Pilates (2004-present)
  • Managing Partner, New Leadership Distinctions:  Innovative, Integrated Coaching for Breakthrough Results
  • Certified Coach New Ventures West, 2013
  • Owner Bella Vita Ceramica, Doylestown PA (2002-2008)
  • 20 years Johnson & Johnson Corporation Finance, Information Technology and Consulting
  • B.A. in Economics & Business, Lafayette College
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Continuous study of mind, heart, body integration and human anatomy

Barbara Conforti

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  • Romana's Pilates Certified instructor - Level 5 - October 2010
  • Broadway Dancer:  Bob Fosse's "Dancin", Big Deal, Merlin, Leader of the Pack, Anything Goes, Jerome Robbins Broadway
  • Appeared in movies:  All That Jazz, A Chorus Line
  • Faculty Teaching Ballet & Jazz - Ronn Forella's Studio - New York
  • Ballroom Teacher - Society Hill Dance Academy - Philadelphia

 

Greg Elwell

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  • Romana's Pilates Certified Instructor - Level 5 - June 2010
  • B.A. in English Language and Literature, Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • Student of Pilates for the last decade
  • Continuing study of the human body through self study
  • Avid hiker and outdoorsman

 

June Hudson

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  • Romana's Pilates level 5 Instructor
  • Registered Nurse - Lakenau School of Nursing, specialty in psychiatric, oral surgery and urology
  • Jenkintown Music Theatre and Willow Manor Players
  • Faculty Metropolitan Ballet Academy - Pilates (2010-2011)
  • Active Member Grace Presbyterian Church of Jenkintown
  • Devoted Wife, Mother, Grandmother

Sharon Michels

  • Romana's Pilates Certified Instructor - Level 5 - August 2010
  • Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant (2014-present)
  • Licensed Massage Therapist (1994-present)
  • Certified Lymphedema Therapist
  • Certified Neuromuscular therapy
  • Certifed in Sports Massage
  • Pink Ribbon Program Certified instructor
  • Oncology Massage certified
  • B.S. in dietetics 0 Rutgers University
  • Environmentall Nutritionish (2000-2002)
  • Martial Arts - 1993-2010 Main focus Jun Fan (Jeet Kun do); Also trained in Kali, silate, Muay Thai, Capoeira, Aikido & Karate
  • CPR certified

Katy Dawley

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  • Romana's Pilates Certified Instructor - Level 5 - March 2015
  • Nurse Midwife 16 years, PHD - University of Pennsylvania - 2001
  • Program Director Midwifery - Philadelphia University 2007-2012
  • Student of Pilates since 1998

 

Matthew Morfopoulos

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  • Romana's Pilates Certified Instructor - Level 5,  June 2015
  • Business Major at The University of Oklahoma
  • Loves music, singing, and plays guitar, trumpet, and piano 
  • Played tennis competitively and trained at Arthur Ashe (now Legacy)
  • Practices Yoga and Pilates regularly

 

Becky Krieder

  • Intermediate Apprentice Romana's Pilates
  • Former Pilates Apprentice at the Pilates Studio (Pilates,Inc.) of Bryn Mawr 2002-2003 with seminar studies taught by Romana Kryzanowska & Sari Mejia Santo
  • June Hines Pilates client since 2006; Pilates enthusiast since 2000
  • B.S. Journalism & Public Relations; Arizona State University
  • Former Advertising Account Executive; Bell of PA/Bell Atlantic (Verizon)
  • Wife, mother & grandmother

 

Sarah Lamberth

  • Romana's Pilates  Advanced Apprentice
  • Student of Pilates for nearly a decade
  • Certified Peak Pilates instructor
  • Enjoys working with clients and helping them discover new things about their bodies
  • Lives in Harleysville with her husband Erik and their 5 children

 

Clare Ellinwood-Mullen

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  • Romana’s Pilates Apprentice
  • B.A. in Public Relations and Political Science, Magna Cum Laude, Temple University
  • Student of June Hines Pilates since 2011
  • Practices Hot Yoga & Pilates regularly
  • Realtor with Coldwell Banker Preferred & Prudential Reddington Realtors, 2009-2017
  • Lives in Glenside with her two boys
  • Grew up in Southern Arizona and New Mexico

Michele Cimini

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  • Romana’s Pilates Intermediate Apprentice
  • Pilates enthusiast since 2010
  • Student of June Hines Pilates since June, 2017
  • Student of Naturopathic studies; Trinity School of Natural Health
  • Certified Paralegal 1991-Present
  • BS in Legal Studies; Marywood University, Scranton, PA
  • ACE Certified personal trainer 1998-2003
  • Loves tennis, music, dance and travel
  • Devoted wife and mother of two boys

Debbie Shapiro

  • MELT Method Instructor Hand and Foot Treatment 2016
  • Yoga and Healing Arts Practitioner since 1969
  • Studies with Yogiraj Swami Bua 1972, Parvathi Kirin Mishra 1998-2008,
    Saraswati River Yoga Teacher Training 1998
  • Student at June Hines Pilates since 2015
  • Watercolor and Oil Painter
  • Studies in Liberal Arts, Fine Arts, and Illustration Brandeis University,
    New York University, University of the Arts, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine
    Art