About Us

Swan Pilates

SUSAN SWAN

OWNER AND CHIEF ARCHITECT OF SWAN PILATES
In 2018, Susan ended her 43-year career in medicine to build the longevity lifestyle collaborative of Swan Pilates. It is a nourishing environment where teachers are valued and appreciated so they can do what they do best - create movement experiences that empower clients to achieve stunning transformations and empowered living.

Susan’s experience as a registered nurse and healthcare innovator informs every session she teaches and every choice she makes for Swan Pilates. Susan teaches in both the Virtual and Physical Studios.
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SHANNON MANUEL

PILATES TEACHER AND STUDIO MANAGER
Shannon Manuel is a graduate of the Fletcher Pilates Program of Study and has been teaching Pilates full time since 2006. Her favorite part of teaching is her love of the clients and their love for the work. She says, “The clients keep me going day in and day out.”

Shannon teaches in both the Virtual and Physical Studios.
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BECKY BELANGER

PILATES TEACHER AND PROFESSIONAL DANCER
Becky Belanger is a graduate of the Fletcher Pilates Program of Study and has been teaching Pilates and dance for nearly 20 years. She says her favorite part of teaching is “watching clients’ eyes get wide when they figure out something new.” Becky teaches in the Virtual Studio.
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KELLI WORKMAN

PILATES TEACHER, CHOREOGRAPHER, AND PERFORMER
Kelli Workman is an Arizona native who currently resides near Manhattan. She has taught Pilates for over 16 years, including at Miraval Resort and Spa and Body Works Pilates under Kyria Waugaman. Kelli assisted in teaching the Fletcher Program of Study, developed a mentor-teaching program, and worked with kids who presented Pilates 4 Youth at the Pilates Method Alliance (PMA.) Kelli teaches in the Virtual Studio and the Hybrid Virtual Studio
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BAILEY CRUCE

PILATES TEACHER, ACTOR, AND CHOREOGRAPHER
Bailey Cruce is a graduate of the Fletcher Pilates Foundational and Professional Programs and has been teaching for more than six years. Bailey says her favorite part of teaching is “seeing clients progressing and seeing their excitement when they can do something they couldn’t do before they came to Swan Pilates.” Bailey teachers in both the Virtual and Physical Studios.
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LYNNE WOOTEN

PILATES TEACHER
Lynne is a graduate of the Fletcher Pilates Foundational and Profession Program of Study. She has been teaching Pilates for the past nine years. She comes to Pilates after a life of ballet, choreography, and performance. Lynne says the functional skills of Pilates are her favorite part of teaching — “… so people can safely get in and out of the bathtub ...”

Lynne teaches in both the Physical and the Virtual Studios
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JOSH ROBBINS

FASCIAL STRETCH PROFESSIONAL
Josh Robbins is certified as a Fascial Stretch Practitioner and provides Private Sessions in the Physical Studio.
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CELESTE CREGAN

NON-PILATES TEACHER:BARRE ABOVE, AND TAI JI FIT INSTRUCTOR
Celeste Cregan has been a fitness industry professional for 25 years. She says, “I've always loved to dance! And that's how it all began. Many, many blue moons ago, I attended dance classes and discovered my love for rhythmic movement. Dance evolved to aerobics, aerobics to strength (including body-building) and finally to instruction.”

Celeste teaches in the Virtual Studio.