Teresa Moorleghen, MS, PMA®-CPT is the founder of Coastline Pilates. Teresa received her Masters of Science in Kinesiology from A.T. Still University in May of 2017. She is a Qualified Teacher of Fletcher Pilates (2003), Certified Pilates Instructor of the Pilates Method Alliance (2007), and a Certified Yamuna Body Rolling Practitioner (2006), and a graduate of Pacific University with a BA in Literature. She worked as a Pilates teacher at Body Works Studio in Tucson, AZ, Fletcher Pilates International Headquarters from 2003-2005, and at Studio 4 Pilates in Half Moon Bay, CA from 2005-2010, until opening Coastline Pilates in 2010. From 2008-2009 Teresa served as Faculty for The Ron Fletcher Program of Study. During her work with The Ron Fletcher Program, she met her longtime mentor, Pat Guyton (Pilates Conservatory). She also worked as a Physical Therapy Aide and Pilates and Body Rolling instructor at Welhab in Watsonville, CA from 2008-2009. Teresa's study of movement began with gymnastics and dance as a child. She worked with local and nationally touring dance and theater companies as performer, teacher, choreographer, and movement coach from 1997-present. Her experience includes performing in the San Francisco Bay Area with Moving Arts Dance Collective and Last Planet Theater. While living in Tucson, AZ she performed with the flying modern dance company, ORTS Theater of Dance, and Flor De Liz Dance. She has been teaching and composing for Agape Dance Academy in Scotts Valley since 2012. Teresa also contributed to Pilates Take Out: 10-20-30 Guide to Fitness. She enjoys working with a wide range of age groups, from teen to adult.