Richard Rossiter 2d Generation Master Instructor: Richard became a Pilates instructor in 1985 and founded The Pilates Institute of Boulder, Inc. in 2000, a school for Pilates teachers, licensed by the Colorado Department of Higher Education and the Veterans Administration. Cofounded The Pilates Institute of North America, Inc., a not for profit 501(c)(3) organization that is dedicated to the rehabilitation and education of U.S. military veterans, in 2011. Richard is one of the founding members of the grassroots committee: Military Mind Body Therapies Consortium.
Richard has studied with 7 First Generation Master Teachers: Romana Kryzanowska Ron Fletcher, Kathy Grant, Lolita San Miguel, Mary Bowen, Jay Grimes (currently enrolled in his Contuning Education program for qualified Romana instructors), and Bruce King.
Director of Teacher Education and Certification staff for The Pilates Institute of Boulder, Inc. (State Certified Colorado Dept. of Higher Education DPOS; Colorado State Approving Agency for Veterans Education and Training) Instructor).
Other: Served in the U.S. Army Special Forces (Green Berets) from 1966 to 1969. Began writing climbing guidebooks in 1981 and has had 20 titles in print to present time. Also writes essays, short stories and is published in Chicken Soup for the Soul. Currently writing a novel.
Bonnie Grebe, 2d generation, Master Instructor: Bonnie has been teaching Pilates since 1986. Her purpose is to guide her students to achieve their personal fitness goals. She is a Rehabilitation specialist and Teacher Training and Certification staff for The Pilates Institute of Boulder, Inc. (State Certified (Colorado Dept. of Higher Education DPOS; Colorado State Approving Agency for Veterans Education and Training) Instructor). In addition, she has recently become a Representative/Speaker for the American Bone Health Association and a member of the grassroots committee: Military Mind Body Therapies Consortium.
She has, also, taught Ashtanga Yoga for the City of Boulder from 1987-1999. She studied briefly with Sensei Steven Segel in Aikido (1998).
Bonnie worked for the University of Colorado for 32 years as a Research Administrator and as a Librarian.
Bonnie has had a varied experience: Wyoming Athletic Club, Alta Physical Therapy, Body Dynamics in Tucson, Az., (City of Boulder Recreation Center, City of Boulder Recreation Center: Pilates Mat Instructor (substitute); Mountainís Edge Fitness Center: Pilates Mat Instructor; UCAR/NCAR Fitness Center: Pilates Mat Instructor, Fitness Plus.
Bonnie has studied with 6 First Generation Master Teachers: Ron Fletcher, Kathy Grant, Lolita San Miguel, Mary Bowen, Jay Grimes, and Bruce King. You can also find the history of The First Generation Master Teachers by going to respective websites.
Bonnieís specialties are: Rehabilitation specialist; senior citizen specialist, instructor of the Advanced Pilates Work.
Raoul de Rossiter. Certified instructor. Five years experience. Rehabilitation and athletic specialist. Certified personal trainer. Other interests: Skiing, rock climbing, roadbikes, running, computer graphics, professional musician (drummer).