Elise Swanton is one of our Pilates Reformer instructors based out of our Greenwich location. Elise has a wealth of experience when it comes to dance, Pilates and musculoskeletal movement, making her the perfect fit here at Performance. Elise's professional career started as a ballerina with the New York City Ballet and continued for over 10 years. She studied Pilates in New York City with Romana Kryzanowska, a direct disciple of Joseph Pilates, for over 12 years. Elise went on to earn her degree in physical therapy from Hunter College and is currently licensed as a physical therapist in New York and Connecticut. Elise's Pilates practice is catered to her clients, all with special attention to injury prevention and increasing core performance.