Jennifer Rashidi is a certified Pilates instructor through Archer Pilates (PSC).
She has been devoted to physical fitness and health since she was four years old when she began training as a dancer which she continued through her early twenties. Her life focus changed to academics as an early adult when she pursued and received her Ph.D. in physical anthropology with an interest in the health and life ways of ancient people. Her passion in life, beyond her two children, have been health, the human body, and teaching. Pilates has changed her life personally and professionally and she hopes to help others with their fitness and wellness goals. As well as teaching Pilates she maintains a position as an instructor in anthropology at Santa Monica College.