Nancy Higley

Nancy has been in the fitness industry for over thirty years. She has her AA from Orange Coast College and postgraduate classes in anatomy, physiology and kinesiology at Long Beach State University. As a certified Pilates instructor, she has been dedicated to teaching Pilates for over ten years. She first owned and operated her own exclusive fitness studio in Corona Del Mar in the 80’s and 90’s, as well as starring in The Aerobic Network TV show on cable.

Nancy created a conditioning class combining Pilates and aerobics called HeartCore for ballet dancers at the California Conservatory of Dance in Mission Viejo who were under the tutelage of American Ballet Theatre’s Melissa Allen Bowman.
Nancy has been involved with dancing and theatre for many years. She began her extensive career as Peter Pan at the Disneyland Resort, and over the years has been involved with OTE’s Shakespeare in the Hills, as well as portraying Cinderella’s Stepmother in “Into the Woods.” She contines to spread her passion and knowledge of fitness and the arts everyday.