Swan is the owner of LYON Pilates and a Level IV Romana’s Pilates® certified instructor and Teacher Trainer. She received her certification in NYC in 2008 under Romana Kryzanowska and Sari Mejia Santo and continually furthers her studies of Joseph Pilates’ work, to deepen her understanding and pass it on to her clients and students.
Swan holds certifications as a NASM® certified personal trainer, Women’s Fitness Specialist, Corrective Exercise Specialist, TRX and Kettlebell Coach and has worked in the Dance and Fitness Industry for over 20 years.
Her clientele includes all ability and health levels - former football pros, tennis and squash pros, runners, cast members of Phantom of the Opera, Peter Pan, Lion King and In the Heights, Miss New Jersey/USA 2012. She has worked with Boston Ballet’s Summer Intensive and continues to work with dancers from Boston Ballet, ABT, NYC Ballet, Nevada Ballet, and Alvin Ailey. Currently she also has the pleasure of working with graduates of the Boston Conservatory and vocalists with the Metropolitan Opera NY and Boston Lyric Opera.
Ever since she graduated the program it has been her desire to pass on the legacy of Joseph Pilates’ and Romana’s work to the city of Boston.
Jennifer received her certification with Romana’s Pilates® in 2000 under the tutelage of Juanita Lopez, in Chicago. She is a versatile and very experienced teacher who over the years has expanded her studies with Sari Mejia Santo, Jay Grimes and Dana Santi.
Jennifer has also furthered her education through certifications in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy® and Anatomy Trains®. Studies in these areas enable her to look at her clients using a holistic approach and deliver a supreme level of care for structural rehabilitation applying Joseph Pilates’ teachings.
Prior to joining our team Jennifer taught in Chicago, and Bermuda.