meet the LSQP team

In addition to being highly trained, experienced, and talented in their respective disciplines—our instructors are the embodiment of our mission. Each and every one is truly passionate about inspiring, empowering, and energizing our community members to achieve their health, fitness, and wellness goals.

We couldn’t be more excited for you to meet them!

 
 
 
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Aileen May

Teaches LSQP
Pilates, Barre

Training
Balance Body 500 Hour Pilates Mat + Equipment

Experience
Has taught private and group Pilates for 8 years in studios all across Chicago.

Teaching Goals
To create a healing environment, increase self-awareness of mind-body-spirit, infuse classes with levity and humor while maintaining a high impact structure.

Outside the Studio
A talented dancer and performer often seen biking around her Logan Square hood!

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Angela Luem

Teaches LSQP
Pilates

Training
500 Hour Pilates Method Alliance (PMA) Certification through Pilates Chicago, 140 Hour Pilates Mat

Experience
Over 400 hours teaching Pilates Mat classes at LSQP and at Spire Wellness.

Teaching Goals
To inspire all of my students to feel freedom in their own bodies through Pilates. And to leverage Pilates to help clients that have specific needs such as pre/postnatal women and those with post-surgery scar tissue.

Outside the Studio
Creator of dance and movement - problem solving through improvisation. Dance teacher. Bartender at Band of Bohemia. In love with my little family - my boyfriend and two small dogs.

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Mandy Wetzel

Teaches LSQP
Pilates

Training
Power Pilates Mat Training + 500 Hour BASI Comprehensive Pilates Certification

Experience
7 years teaching Pilates and movement classes in a variety of club, studio, and in-home environments in Chicago.

Teaching Goals
To encourage students to explore their own mind-body connections while developing functional strength and ease of movement.

Outside the Studio
Creating film, dance and music + enjoying adventures with my husband and friends.

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Jennifer Lynne Le Vine

Teaches LSQP
Barre, Yoga

Training
200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) Training + Barre Intensity Certified

Experience
Over a decade of alignment-focused yoga and barre.

Teaching Goals
Connecting breathwork to mindful movement, finding a balance of strength & flexibility, and lingering between effort & ease.

Outside the Studio
Co-founder of Soham Gatherings and Goddess Yoga Retreats. Plant-based chef and baker for The Wild Pineapple and her new company, Dharma Delights. Loves to read, bike, drink tea, make smoothie bowls, and chill with her dog & two cats!

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ANGIE SHRINER

Teaches LSQP
WERQ Cardio Dance

Training
NASM Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), WERQ Cardio Dance

Experience
Angie has been teaching dance fitness since 2009. She has taught in Northwest Indiana, Chicago, and in New York.

Teaching Goals
To guide people to feel alive (and feel the groove) in their bodies! Notice I didn’t say “teach” people, I said “guide” people. I believe we are our own greatest teachers, and I love to help people better align with their inner compass! I believe everybody is different as EVERY BODY is different. I want to create a welcoming environment for people to explore a means of wellness that genuinely feels good to them.

Outside the Studio
Angie is an actor, songwriter, singer, introvert, & goofball. She prefers honest communication to small-talk, & she loves music & cinema & her family.

 
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JACKIE STEWART

Teaches LSQP
Pilates, Barre

Training
Stott Pilates Comprehensive Certified, Trained Bionuero Muscle Activation Technique

Experience
12 years teaching all levels and populations in New York City and Chicago.

Teaching Goals
To instill a sense of movement awareness and ease in the body and empower the individual to move with confidence. I love to teach people how to figure out their own physicality through building alignment, strength, flexibility and better execution of exercises that apply to their movement and fitness goals.

Outside the Studio
Professional dancer for The Lyric Opera and Chicago Repertory Ballet and choreographer with project based company Jaxon Movement Arts.

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Katie Gleason

Teaches LSQP
Pilates

Training
STOTT Pilates Comprehensive Certified Mat & Reformer, Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (emphasis on orthopedics and Women's Health), and graduated with a bachelor's degree in Exercise Science from the University of St. Thomas.

Experience
8 combined years of teaching, studying, and personally participating in all areas of fitness and physical rehabilitation.

Teaching Goals
To challenge and encourage each participant to gain a greater sense of body awareness during their movements. I love to use visual, verbal and tactile cues to enhance the control of each movement, while also testing the limits of your muscular endurance, flexibility and resilience.

Outside the Studio
Loves to bike, hike, travel, cook and explore Chicago with husband and puppy.

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Paige Price

Teaches LSQP
Pilates, Barre

Training
Grand Jete Barre, BarreAmed, NeighborhoodBarre, Balanced Body Reformer, Stott Chair and Reformer, Polestar Pilates Comprehensive

Experience
8 years of Barre, 5 years of HIIT and strength/conditioning, 3 years of Pilates on the Apparatus

Teaching Goals
Help people find a strong connection with their mind and body. To make their health journey fun, creative, and educational. To create long term goals and work on meeting milestones in and out of the studio.

Outside the Studio
I travel tons! I adore reading memoirs and biographies. I bike because it’s freeing and I love any creative outlet. I like to take on random interests that others show me :).

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Katie Palmer

Teaches LSQP
Yoga

Training
200 RYT CorePower Yoga + Yoga Alliance Member. Trained in power, restorative, baby and me yoga + continuing education in prenatal and children’s yoga.

Experience
Two years teaching + over a decade of self practice + Health Made Simple teaching free education about health and fitness to Chicago communities.

Teaching Goals
For every student to leave class reinvigorated and renewed from her encouraging and challenging class; allowing students to focus on their needs through meditation, pranayama, asana and mindfulness. 

Outside the Studio
Can be found hanging with her hubby and rescue pup as they enjoy becoming first time parents. Fun fact, Katie used to be a professional clown and can breathe fire!

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Wren Sebek

Teaches LSQP
Yoga

Training
200 Hour Registered Yoga Training (RYT). Special workshops in Trauma Informed Yoga, Meditation & Yoga, Breathing.

Experience
Student of yoga for over 25 years and made the transition to teacher in 2016.

Teaching Goals
To make yoga, meditation, and breathwork accessible to everyone in a safe and inclusive environment. Combining a vast knowledge of human physiology, anatomy, and behavior to offer a yoga teaching style that empowers, uplifts, and supports students of all experience levels.

Outside the Studio
A Chicago-native, Wren is a full-time Registered Nurse, certified Reiki practitioner, and triathlete with special focus on mind-body-spirit connection, meditation, nutrition, and sound-healing.

 
 

Interested in joining our team?

We are always looking to meet talented instructors! Send your resume to info@logansquarepilates.com.