Co-Owner, Master Instructor
Lisa has been involved in the fitness and bodywork industry since 1997. Her twin passions of teaching and learning motivates everything she does professionally. She has worked with some of the most innovative teachers in the industry.
She was a Master Teacher Trainer through Pilates Sports Center for 12 years and has certified numerous Pilates instructors throughout the Coachella Valley. She also holds an Advanced Rehabilitation Training Certificate through PSC. She is a certified Body Code Trainer, PMA Certified Instructor, Burn at the Barre Instructor, Core Fitness Roller Instructor, Core-Align Instructor and a Massage and Myofascia Release Therapist. Her personal familiarity with training systems such as yoga, Crossfit, kettle bells, the Franklin Method, traditional weight training, full marathons, Muscle Activation Technique and more informs her teaching choices. She is able to draw on her wide ranging knowledge of the body in order to design individualized programs tailored to her clients daily needs.
Lisa is proud to have owned and operated Infinity Pilates in Palm Desert, California since 2004
Co-Owner, Master Instructor
Laura Tate began her career in Pilates in 2007 after several years in the fitness industry as both a personal trainer and fitness director. Laura has found Pilates to be both restorative and challenging for the body which in turn translate into improved body awareness, connectivity, and vivacity. Laura has an innate ability to quickly and accurately assess the individual needs that each client presents, incorporating her in-depth knowledge of exercise and the human body while applying it to each session. By teaching proper movement and total body awareness, Laura guides her clients towards optimum health and assists them in reaching their fitness goals.
Laura is a certified Pilates instructor with Pilates Sports Center. She has advanced training in post rehabilitation as well as pre and post-natal fitness. Laura is a Core-Align certified instructor, Core Fitness Roller instructor and is trained in John Barnes Mayofascial therapy techniques and Muscle Activation Technique.
Franklin Method Instructor
Richard Schlein is our certified Franklin Method instructor. Richard was a gymnast for seven years and a professional ballet dancer for nine. Formerly a principal dancer with the Cleveland Ballet, he is a Level 2 certified instructor in the Franklin Method through the Franklin Institute in Switzerland and a certified pilates instructor through the Physical Mind Institute in New York. He has also been certified through the American Council on Exercise as a Personal Trainer and as an athletic Performance Enhancement Specialist with the National Academy of Sports Medicine.