OUR TEAM

At Kiki Pilates you will find a relaxed atmosphere that is both inviting and instructional.  Personal attention is our primary focus. Our instructors are carefully chosen and are dedicated to their work.  Their extensive resumes ensure quality teaching.  Each session focuses on form and technique coupled with the joy of movement.  At Kiki Pilates Studio we will design a personalized program to help each client achieve their individual goals.

KIKI HANSON
 

Kiki has been teaching group exercise and Mat Pilates for over 20 years. She was the Group Exercise & Wellness Director with an award winning fitness facility for several years when she discovered her passions for Pilates.  After years of personal training and group fitness,  Pilates became her true passion after discovering the Pilates Method in 2000. She is trained in the classical method of Joseph Pilates’s teachings and has trained with Physical Mind Institute and Balanced Body University.  Kiki recently completed a comprehensive training in classical Pilates with Balance Point Pilates. She is training and studying to take the Pilates Method Alliance exam later this year!

 

Kiki embraces all methods of Pilates, although her style is classical with a contemporary twist. Kiki is also certified in TRX Suspension, Yoga Fit Level I, II, III & IV as well as the Les Mills programs Body Pump, RPM, Combat and CXWorx.   

DIANE LANDERS

 

Diane has been involved in the fitness industry for over 25 years. Her extensive training began as a group fitness instructor and evolved from there. Diane holds both Group Fitness & Personal Training certifications with AFAA. Diane is also trained in Kick Boxing and holds a spinning certification through Johnny G, and has trained with Les Mills and certified to teach Body Pump, as well as TRX Suspension Training. Diane moved into Mind Body formats with certifications with Yoga Fit Level I & II, Mat Pilates training with Physical Mind Institute & Reformer trainings with Balanced Body University. Diane continues her pilates practice and training and is moving towards her certification with the PMA.

 

EMILY BENINCASA


Emily's passion for health and fitness began in her late teen years when she discovered Mat Pilates.  She grew up on the north shore and graduated from Endicott College in 2008 with a Business Management degree. 

 

Emily joined the Kiki Pilates Studio team in October 2013 as the Marketing & Social Media Manager.  She loved taking the KP classes so much she jumped on the opportunity to become a certified instructor.  She is a comprehensively trained Pilates instructor certified by Balance Point Pilates Teacher Training.