Our Instructors


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Tami – Owner

Tami has been teaching Yoga, Pilates, and Spin for over 15 years. Having been a respiratory therapist, she understands how important it is to stay active and healthy. When she's not in the studio, she's spending time with her children and grandchildren, or grabbing her cowboy boots and heading to Nashville.

 
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ashley – spin

Ashley started out as a student here at EWC about 2 years ago and loved spin so much she actually got certified to begin teaching. She loves that spin is something that anyone can jump in and do, no matter what fitness level you are currently at. When she is not teaching spin she is probably spending time baking and spoiling her two dogs.

 
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Bo – Yoga

Bo first found yoga seeking flexibility and injury prevention to supplement his other workouts, but his passion for it quickly escalated to become a deeper, more rewarding practice that he found himself prioritizing. The connection of breath and movement is meditation that keeps him centered and positive.

 
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Bob – Yoga

Bob has been teaching yoga, meditation and breathing practices for over 8 years. Outside of his love of Yoga, Bob is an Energy Healer as well as a published poet in over two dozen academic journals.

 
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Brian – Pilates

Brian is certified in the Pendleton Pilates Method and has been teaching at EWC since it first opened. Outside of the studio, Brian trains springboard divers at Clifton Meadows, where he has been a coach for 20+ years, is a school teacher, and enjoys exploring the city and attending music and theatrical performances.

 
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eden - energetic jazz dance

An early career in dance where she danced professionally and ran her own studio for 5 years after many years of training in ballet, jazz, and tap. Competed on a national level in rhythmic gymnastics for the University of Maine earning a spot on the US elite team, she has a BA in Dance Therapy and an MS in Physical Education. She currently also teaches jazz and tap at the Cincinnati Children’s Theatre. 

 
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erica - yoga

Erica fell in love with yoga after attending her first class in 1998. She began teaching in 2004 and truly believes in the power of yoga to strengthen the body, calm the mind, and heal the spirit. When not at the studio, Erica can be found hanging out with her husband and two children, walking her two golden retrievers at Juilfs Park, or curling up with a good book and her two cats.

 
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Jane – Pilates

Jane has been teaching at EWC since 2005. Her classes are slow and mindful, encouraging focus, control, and breathing. Jane is also a potter. Making functional pieces she infuses with Reiki Energy. Her and her husband love to travel, especially to far away places where they scuba dive, and enjoy the outdoors. They also enjoy spending time with their two grandchildren.

 
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JENNY – spin

Jenny loves cardio work and teaching spin has been her passion for the past 6 years. You can find her hiking with her German Shepherds, here or in Montana. When she does find time to sit still, bridge and knitting are her addictions.

 
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Larry – spin

Larry has been cycling for about 30 years, both indoors and out. He likes going on long destination rides. He’s been instructing since the mid 90’s and currently holds a Spinning Level 3/Elite Certification and an ACE Group Fitness Certification. He loves creating classes that use high energy music and routines. 

After a 23 year career with P&G, Larry became a Spanish teacher and then a High School Principal. He’s now retired - spending time with his wife, 5 daughters and 7 grandchildren.    

 
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Pepper – Mascot

Pepper loves being the studio mascot and saying hello to all of our clients. Outside of the studio, he loves being outdoors. Pepper is happiest when hiking and just being in nature. He enjoys spending time with his mom on the lake, and is always smiling.

 
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Rachel D. – Spin + Pilates

Rachel has been teaching fitness classes for over 12 years. She stumbled into the fitness world after losing 100 lbs on her own. Certified in both the Pendleton Pilates Method and Balanced Body, she's been teaching at EWC for 10 years. Rachel is a busy lady between teaching Mommy & Me classes and caring for her four kids, husband, and her fur babies.

 
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Rachel R. – Yoga

Certified through the Yoga Alliance, Rachel is a natural instructor. She truly enjoys planning new sequences for her classes each week. She is a ten year resident of Mt. Washington, where she enjoys time with her husband and her two rescue Pitties. She spends a lot of time reading when she's not conducting research for her day job.