Instructors

Jennifer’s journey to aerial fitness started on a whim in 2018 with a single Aerial Silks class. She had been looking for a new hobby that engaged both mind and body… and was certainly not disappointed with aerial.

Aurora’s mission, through aerial fitness, is to help students find the ability to sweat while laughing, work hard while smiling, and find comfort in their bodies while learning to fly!

Brittany’s long list of aerial acts includes silks, lyra, pole, strap loops, Spanish web, static trapeze, and hammock. She places a high priority on technique and form, and this has truly helped her career to flourish. She has been blessed to have worked with many shows and companies across her career.

Bianca is a movement junkie, having found a love for dancing at age 3 and spending 15 years of intensive training as a classical ballet dancer. Bianca’s path guided her towards Yoga, which eventually led her to become a certified yoga teacher.

Debra has a Masters of Science in Exercise and Sport Sciences, and has managed the Wellness Programs for NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, consulted for several fitness companies and published numerous articles.

Based in Naples but hailing from Southern California, Nettie Boom got her start in dancing in the early 2000s as a street dancer. Over the years, she found her way to the wonderful world of Burlesque.

Windy Carrillo is a certified Pole and Aerial Instructor who has taught pole dancing since the studio opened. She also is certified to teach Fly Gym and Fly Pole. She has experience teaching beginner all the way up to advanced classes.

Lacy is not only an instructor, but the new owner of the studio. She is a fully certified instructor though XPERT/XPOLE Levels 1&2, 3&4.

Cristina’s pole journey began one day when she gathered a group of her friends together for an intro to pole class. Even though she could not even climb a pole, she had so much fun and has been hooked ever since.

Michelle was first introduced to the bliss of pole dancing when she took an introductory class at the Shelia Kelley’s S Factor studio in NYC. Enamored by the fluidity, strength, and grace she witnessed during an instructor demonstration, she immediately signed up for the signature journey classes.

Bright, warm, and friendly, Amanda is a certified pole instructor with years of experience in teaching dance. As a teacher, she is patient and accommodating; always mindful of her student’s needs.

Sarah is a certified Liquid Motion Instructor who is passionate about providing a warm and productive learning environment for her students.

Terri believes aerial can make you mentally and physically stronger resulting in increased confidence and is her anti-aging secret.

Estefania started her aerial journey by joining gymnastics as a child and has been in love with aerial arts ever since. She joined our studio as a student in 2013 where she tried all of our apparatus and found her passion for Lyra.

Hanna began her pole journey in 2013 on a home pole watching YouTube videos to teach herself. A couple of years later, she became a student at Pole & Aerial Fitness of SWFL.

Lexi has 15 years of dance experience in a variety of different styles including: ballroom, contemporary, and modern.