CEO & FOUNDER
Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska
Favorite Hobby: Cooking, dinner parties travel, meditation, writing in my gratitude journal
Fun Fact: I was a client with Sebastien Lagree before I opened PPLA in 2006 and it was one of the first Lagree studios! Also my focus is on living my life in gratitude.
Playlist Preference: Nakho Bear “great spirit”
MANAGER & HEAD OF MARKETING
Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Favorite Hobby: Film/TV and creating artistic content
Fun Fact: I hate water in my face and trained myself to jump in pools and somehow keep my head from going underwater. People always think it's so crazy!
Playlist Preference: Top 40 with some hip hop and throwbacks! I will admit that I love deep house for the late night classes. I like to keep it fun and relevant.
Hometown: Los Angeles
Favorite Hobby: Cooking
Fun Fact: I used to play hockey
Playlist Preference: Wide range of music
Hometown: Buffalo, NY
Favorite Hobby: Listening to vinyl, playing video games, spending time at the beach, & finding a fun workout with friends
Fun Fact: My background is in BioMedicine! I’m a science nerd, and I’d say I’m strongest in Chemistry. Don’t be caught off guard if I throw some Anatomy/Physiology into our class!
Playlist Preference: I try to mix it up, but keep it upbeat and bassy
Hometown: Brownville Junction, Maine
Favorite Hobby: Board Games
Fun Fact: Everyone thinks I'm an extrovert but I'm really an introvert
Playlist Preference: Electro-Funk/Electro-Pop
Hometown: Los Angeles
Favorite Hobby: Hiking
Fun Fact: I am a backyard beekeeper
Playlist Preference: A little bit of everything! But mostly fun, poppy and lots of bass!
Hometown: Greeley, CO
Favorite Hobby: Spending time with my husband and two dogs, cooking, hiking, and camping.
Fun Fact: I particularly love seeing movies in theaters.
Playlist Preference: like to mix it up! My default is hip hop, and I can't say no to a 90's throwback playlist, but I like some Talking Heads and Yeah Yeah Yeahs in there, too!
Hometown: Woodland Hills, CA
Favorite Hobby: Working out :)
Fun Fact: I love to dance!
Playlist Preference: Dance & House
Favorite Hobby: Meditating, reading, working out, and being health conscious foodie!
Fun Fact: I enjoy day trading stocks.
Playlist Preference: I like to mix it up with upbeat music. Hip Hop, EDM , 90’s throwback, & some Latin beats!
MANAGER & HEAD OF HR
Favorite Hobby: Spending time with my family and friends, reading, practicing yoga and of course Lagree!
Fun Fact: I can do a whole Lagree class wearing ankle weights
Playlist Preference: Eclectic and funky mix of genres, especially anything with heavy bass
Hometown: Dallas (Richardson) TEXAS!
Favorite Hobby: Dancing, coffee, thrifting :)
Fun Fact: I have been roller skating for almost twenty years and carry my skates in my car.
Playlist Preference: 90's hip hop and r&b, mixed with a little Top 40 and classic rock. Anything I can dance to pretty much.
Instagram: @hayleedurbin (so original)
Hometown: Cali, Colombia
Favorite Hobby: Cuddling with my son, working out, dancing, cooking, and reading
Fun Fact: I love hosting my friends at my house and cooking for them
Playlist Preference: Electronic Dance Music
Hometown: Okabena, MN
Favorite Hobby: Musical Improv!
Fun Fact: I’ve been a performer my whole life and try to add musical flair to my teaching style.
Playlist Preference: It differs each week. I love a mix of 80s, 90s, and current hits. I really love when clients sing along while shaking!
Hometown: Orange, CA
Favorite Hobby: Catching waves at the beach
Fun Fact: Former U.S. Marine Sergeant (2007-2011)
Playlist Preference: Hip Hop
Hometown: Fairbanks, Alaska
Favorite Hobby: Movies/TV, my dogs & Lagree
Fun Fact: I work in TV! (Is this lame? Lolol)
Playlist Preference: EDM / Electronic / House
Hometown: Silver Spring, Maryland
Favorite Hobby: Traveling, anything outdoors, reading, finding the best donut shops, and soccer
Playlist Preference: A little bit of everything, but I love throwbacks!
Favorite Hobby: Hot yoga, needlepoint, and playing with my four kids!
Fun Fact: I am a physical therapist, and I am fascinated by biomechanics and how it relates to fitness!
Playlist Preference: Anything that’s catchy!
Favorite Hobby: Snowboarding and spending time with my kids
Fun Fact: My kids went to the same elementary school I did
Playlist Preference: Current top 40 mixed with George Michael, Elton John, Queen, etc!
Hometown: Watson, Louisiana
Favorite Hobby: Dancing and watching anything Disney
Fun Fact: Think of a song...I’ve probably done a choreographed dance to it!
I also like to talk in many different voices.
Playlist Preference: I play high energy music with the best drops. Anything from Pop dance, hip hop, mashups and EDM.
Hometown: Huntington, NY
Favorite Hobby: Gardening & Reading
Fun Fact: I have a blue freckle...LOL
Playlist Preference: Hip Hop, RnB
Hometown: Orange County, CA
Favorite Hobby: Spending time with my husband, my family & my dog, yoga, surfing, cooking, skiing … the list goes on!
Fun Fact: I consider my self to be an expert Trader Joe’s shopper and LOVE a good new TJ’s find!
Playlist Preference: A little bit of everything! I cannot deny my love for some fun pop music with a great beat or a great remix…also BEYONCE!!
Hometown: San Cristobal, Venezuela
Favorite Hobby: Dancing and hiking with my dogs.
Fun Fact: I love to cook food from all around the world to my family
Playlist Preference: A little bit of everything from Latin music to jazztronic.
Hometown: Burbank, CA
Favorite Hobby: Snowboard, Hiking, Wakeboarding
Fun Fact: Lived in Lisbon, Portugal for 7 years
Playlist Preference: Today's Top 40, Upbeat music