Aurelia Ford | Pilates Mat + Barre

Aurelia started teaching group fitness classes in the late 1980s and got her first certification in group fitness in 1991 where she was teaching at Portage Lakes Fitness Center. Since those early classes, Aurelia went on to educate herself with a vast array of certifications over the years including Personal Training, Core Training, Pilates Mat and Reformer, Yoga, Tai Chi and Qi Gong, Kickboxing, HIIT, Bosu and Stability Ball, Weight Training, Group Strength, Spinning, Tabata, and Barre. She has taught and trained at numerous fitness facilities, was an adjunct instructor at Western New Mexico University in the Movement Science Department, Group Exercise Manager at Life Center Plus in Hudson, Ohio and Group Exercise Manager at Akron General Lifestyles North and West. While remaining passionate to helping other people improve their fitness level and health, Aurelia has her Bachelor’s degree in Fine Art and owns and operates an art gallery on the square in Lodi, Ohio.  Aurelia lives in Strongsville with her husband, Steve.