Leslie Miller is the creator and founder of WellBarre Studio. She studied dance and musical theatre for many years and combined her love of dance with fitness and wellness to create the studio. She has been working with clients to help them feel and look great for many years as a counselor, coach and fitness instructor. After many years of challenging hip and back injuries, Leslie discovered Pilates and barre workouts as a way to work through injuries, increase range of motion and get back into shape following pregnancy. She is a certified in Peak Pilates for the Mat, and comprehensively certified in Pilates Reformer. She holds a Certification in Ballet Barre through the International Ballet Barre Association (IBBA) with a certification in Pre/Post-natal Barre Fitness. She is AFFA Certified in Group Fitness and Health Coach (ACE). She has a Master's Degree from Fordham University in Social Work. Leslie has a passion for helping clients regain optimal fitness and helping to motivate clients for lasting results and lifestyle changes.
Katharina Schier was born in Germany and raised in Calgary, AB Canada where she began dancing at the age of four. She trained at the School of Alberta Ballet and joined their professional division when she was eleven. Upon graduating High School, Katharina moved to Vancouver BC where she was accepted into the Intensive Training Program at Harbour Dance Center. There she gained professional experience and training in commercial dance and made the decision to move to the United States to further explore opportunities as a dance artist. She now is a graduate from The Boston Conservatory with a BFA in Dance and has performed in works by world-renowned choreographers such as Mark Morris, Danny Buraczeski, Richard Colton and Andrea Miller. She has also performed in national campaigns and various corporate promotions as a dancer. Katharina recently won an award for her recent work as the co-producer of the TBC’s first Senior Dance Showing in NYC. She is thrilled to share her passion of dance and athleticism with all aspiring artists and hopes to become an integral part of the Boston dance scene.
Stefanie is certified through Balanced Body in Mat Pilates, Pilates Reformer and Barre. She also teaches boot camp, suspension training, boxing and is an Ambassador for SurfSet Fitness. Her passion is helping others in achieving their goals. Seeing her clients grow both physically and emotionally drives her even further to push your limits. Stefanie has also competed in three Spartan Races, two of them with her sons. No matter what physical shape you are in, Stefanie is there to help you to reach and tackle your goals!
Hannah Wells is a rising sophomore at the University of South Carolina, where she received a talent scholarship in dance performance and choreography (with ballet emphasis). Starting at the age of three, Hannah trained with Northeast School of Ballet where she studied as a trainee until graduating last year. Hannah has been lucky enough to participate in countless performances including The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, Collaborations with Boston Musica Viva and Sleeping Beauty in France. She has always been passionate about dance, and in order to cross-train and stay in shape for ballet, she started taking barre and Pilates classes. Loving the energy and the results, she has kept up with it while away at school teaching classes. Hannah is super excited to join WellBarre and cannot wait to begin teaching classes!
Stoneham, Massachusetts 02180
WellBarre Pilates - Boutique Pilates and Ballet Barre Fitness located in Stoneham, MA, serving Boston North region.