Erika Bloom has been studying Pilates for 20 years and teaching in New York City for close to 15 years. A former professional dancer, she performed internationally with various ballet and modern dance companies for almost 10 years. In addition to Pilates, Erika has studied many holistic body methods including Klein, Alexander, Feldenkrais, and yoga. She brings her knowledge of these methods and her experience with the body through dance into her teaching. Since leaving the dance world, Erika has embraced athletics and has found this varied knowledge instrumental in helping a wide range of clients.