Born and raised in Brazil, Ilka holds a Bachelor degree in Physical Education and a Master's degree in Human Movement. Ilka is uniquely qualified and has extensive experience in Pilates for Rehabilitation.She studied with master teacher Dorothee VandeWalle and has since pursued additional certifications and related coursework to enhance her instruction including: massage, myofascial release, and CranioSacral therapy. She brings her holistic knowledge of the body to adapt Pilates exercises based on each client’s individual needs and condition, bringing optimum benefits to her clients.Ilka brings her hands-on, friendly and personal service to you with her lovely Brazilian accent. She is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish.
Owner and instructor