Kristy is new to the staff at the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre as the Dance and Fitness Programs Manager. The Pittsburgh native started taking dance classes at the age of 3 and hasn’t stopped moving since. Upon graduation from Slippery Rock University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science along with a minor in Dance, she has found ways to combine her passion for dance in the fitness industry through teaching classes and conducting personal training sessions. She is a Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP) through the American College of Sports Medicine, a certified Group Exercise Instructor through Aerobics and Fitness Association of America, and an EXOS-certified Performance Specialist (XPS). Kristy’s specializes in teaching Dance Fitness, Pilates Mat, Barre, TRX(R), and Conditioning for Dancers. Her work experience includes community and corporate wellness centers and directing fitness programs at youth weight loss camps. Kristy is excited to show the Pittsburgh Community how they can train like a dancer, and have a blast while exercising!