Carie is the founder of Simply Balanced and has been engaging with people through Pilates and functional movement for 30 years. Prior to teaching Pilates, she was an athletic trainer providing rehabilitation therapy for University athletic teams and in physical therapy offices. Carie loves empowering people to take responsibility for their bodies and capacity to thrive in all aspects of life. She has also immersed in study with indigenous healers around the world, which infuses energetic clarity and restorative aspects in sessions. Her passion for education in the nature of intelligence expands into teaching groups and consulting within the global Bright team.