Nicole Marcione has been teaching Pilates since 2005. She is currently a Ph.D student at USC’s Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy with a focus on exercise and older adults. While living in Italy, Nicole discovered Pilates and instantly fell in love with this incredible method of movement. She loves working with all ages and knows from first-hand experience that Pilates is the perfect method of exercise for optimal aging. Nicole trained at The Pilates Center in Boulder CO, completing their Advanced Teaching Program and Master’s Program and has also studied extensively with First Generation Teacher Jay Grimes. She loves hiking, yoga, running and traveling all over the world.