Samantha Meryhew, a Saint Paul native, is currently an apprentice at Core Pilates. She is trained in STOTT Pilates Reformer and plans on continuing her education in Pilates instruction.
Outside of Core, Samantha is a professional dancer at TU Dance. She began her pre-professional training at The School at TU Dance in 2011, and received her bachelor of Art in Dance and Art from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities in 2019. She is proficient in classical and contemporary ballet, modern, and African dance. Noted often as a hard worker and a quick learner, as a dancer she strives to delve deep into the physicality and emotional nuances of the movement presented to her.
Samantha’s interest in Pilates sparked when it was offered as a conditioning class in high school. She found that Pilates aided with helping her core stability, balance, coordination, form, and flexibility.
As a newcomer into the Pilates fitness world, Samantha’s goal is to discover ways to combine her knowledge of dance technique with her education in Pilates instruction to help clients discover new things about what their body can do.