Annie Elliott is a movement educator and KMI practitioner. Certified in Laban Movement Analysis, she is a former dancer and choreographer with an MA Degree in dance from UCLA. After directing her own repertory modern dance company and teaching movement and dance at the college level, she became certified through Polestar Pilates Education and the Physicalmind Institute as a Pilates instructor. She has taught Pilates-based exercise, Bartenieff Fundamentals and movement for nine years at her studio, The Conditioning Center, in Damariscotta, Maine. She brings to Structural Integration an embodied appreciation of the beauty of well-aligned movement. She recognizes the power of movement, whether it be a fully realized breath or a fluid transfer of weight, to enrich and enliven the human spirit.