Instructors | Fyzical Pilates - Las Vegas Pilates Studio


Michelle Branaugh CPT-PMA is a Pilates Method Alliance Certified Pilates Instructor and was one of the first instructors in Las Vegas to pass the Pilates Method Alliance Board of Instruction or PMA (the only Pilates certifiable body in the United States) in 2005 . Ms. Branaugh is a Massage Therapist receiving her training in Seattle, Washington at Seattle Massage School. Michelle is the one of the leading Post Rehabilitation Pilates Specialist in the United States with a focus on Lower Back Pain and Back Disorders. Ms. Branaugh is the Director of Fyzical Pilates and Owner/CEO of Pure Balance Pilates Teacher Training Program and has been teaching Pilates since 2003. She believes her teaching method is a blend of all philosophies of pilates from Classical to Contemporary Pilates. She has developed her own teaching program called Pure Balance Pilates Teacher Training Program with preparation for the PMA. The Pilates Method Alliance Certification is the only recognized certifiable body at this time.

Shauna Grasso  is a graduate of Pure Balance Pilates Teacher Training and is expected to sit for her Pilates Method Certification in August of 2017. Ms. Grasso is currently a dance teacher at Nevada Ballet. 

Crystal Danzer is a student of Pure Balance Teacher Training and is working toward her Pilates Method Alliance Certification. Ms. Danzer was a dancer in “Jubilee” which was in Bally’s Hotel and Casino on our beautiful Las Vegas Strip. She is also a teacher at the Nevada Ballet and works extensively with their Dance Outreach Program.

Amanda Wilk CPT-PMA is a graduate of Pure Balance Teacher Training and has received her CPT-PMA.  Ms. Wilk is a leading Post Rehabilitation Specialist with a focus on Balance and Vestibular disorders.

Mark Komlos is a graduate of Core Pilates NYC. Mr. Komlos is a Licensed Massage Therapist and post-rehabilitation pilates specialist.

Courtney Burk is a graduate of Pure Balance Teacher Training and will be sitting for her  Pilates Method Alliance Certification in August 2017. Ms. Burk specializes in Stretch Therapy and using Pilates to help realign the spine. Ms. Burk is currently a adjunct professor at UNLV. 

Annie Grandmaison is a graduate of the The Pilates Studio in Las Vegas, NV.  Ms. Grandmaison is a Stretch to Win Therapist or FST Practitioner.