Lissa Michalak (NASM-CPT, DEP, RSMT/E) has been teaching movement for more than 25 years and is a confirmed anatomy nerd. She has also studied and performed a wide variety of Middle Eastern Belly Dance styles. She is a certified personal trainer through NASM, and has been certified in both Pilates mat and equipment through IM=X Pilates, Pilates Institute of America, and the Kane School of Core Integration. Lissa taught teacher trainings at the Kane School before getting certified as a Dynamic Embodiment® Practitioner, and currently spends way too much time in cadaver labs. She is now a practicing Somatic Movement Therapist specializing in musculoskeletal injuries.