Elise comes from a background in dance and has been practicing pilates from a young age. She is a professionally trained dancer with a Bachelor of Dance from the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne. She has worked with top independent choreographers and has been a dance teacher for over 10 years- specialising in classical ballet technique, contemporary and improvisation. Elise's performance, teaching and choreography experience has taken her to the far corners of the globe - from Sydney to Berlin to London and beyond.

Elise is passionate about injury prevention, deepening the mind-body connection and the mental health benefits to be found through Pilates. She holds a Certificate IV in Mat Pilates with Polestar Pilates, is a registered practitioner with Pilates Alliance Australasia (PAA) and is commencing a Diploma in Studio pilates with Polestar Pilates Australia in 2018.

Through her classes, Elise hopes to spread the love of Pilates and share her passion for movement others.