About Katy Striebinger

Katy was was born and raised in The Woodlands, Texas.  She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Ballet from Texas Christian University in 2001 and it was through the university’s dance department that she discovered the Pilates Method of Body Conditioning.  After graduating she moved to New York City to pursue a dance career while also studying under PhysicalMind to gain a certification in Pilates.  Through her studies and apprenticeships Katy soon realized her true passion was helping others attain their fitness goals by teaching Pilates.

In 2002 Katy moved to Chicago to pursue teacher/trainer opportunities and to expand the Mind Body certification program into the Chicago Market - resulting in her opening Chicago River North Pilates in March 2004.  Katy not only maintains a full schedule of clients but also continues to expand her skill set through gaining advanced degrees, etc.  Since opening CRNP Katy has successfully brought her dedicated clients to new levels of fitness and personal satisfaction. Her unique and intuitive methods of teaching combined with an unwavering focus have given her clients a decidedly fresh and holistic approach to mind/body health.