WHO WE ARE
The Team at Leaping Lotus
Meet The Team
Leaping Lotus was started by Lina, a wellness educator for over 14 years. Her passion is to empower her clients to find their innate desire for balance and lasting lifestyle change. She has worked in various fitness and medical settings, bridging the gap between exercise and medicine. It has been her dream to merge wellness and fitness with healthcare. Keeping to her dream, Lina became a Registered Medical Assistant. Her RMA certificate is from William Paterson University. She is both an AFAA and ACE certified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor. She is also a certified Health Coach and graduate of The Institute of Integrative Nutrition, as well as a graduate of Drexel University. Her most recent certification - Corrective Exercise Specialist, is from The BioMechanics Method.
Lina holds certification in Structural Yoga™ and Structural Yoga Therapy™. She has over 1,500 hundred hours of yoga training, and is registered with Yoga Alliance as an E-RYT 500. Lina continues to add new knowledge to her practice, enabling her to offer a wider range of services to her clients.
Lina has been certified in Pilates Mat and Standing Pilates with the Physical Mind Institute since 2006. She has also taught many styles and formats of fitness classes.