Grandmaster Instructor Trainer (Level I)
Juanita Lopez, Level I instructor, began her studies with Romana Kryzanowska in the summer of 1988. Prior to that she had been a professional ballet dancer and taught at many well-known ballet schools in the Chicago area. Juanita was also on the faculty of Northwestern University where she taught ballet and eventually the Pilates mat work. In 1993, at the request of Romana and her daughter Sari, Juanita began teaching seminars in the training program that was supervised by Romana. She has since taught throughout the United States and Europe and at all the International Conferences of Romana’s Pilates. Juanita currently has a private practice and teaches at Pilates Connection in Evanston, IL She continues to work closely with Romana, Sari and now Daria, Romana’s granddaughter who leads the Romana’s Pilates organization.