Rachel Merry serves as both a Teaching Artist and the Education Programs Coordinator at the Mark Morris Dance Group. Merry holds a BFA in Dance from The Ohio State University and a comprehensive classical Pilates certification through Core Pilates NYC. As a dancer, she has been influenced by her work with Susan Hadley, Jimmy Ortiz, and Ann Sofie Clemmenson. As a Pilates professional Merry has worked as an instructor with Equinox and has additional experience with pre and postnatal clients. Merry’s classes focus on building strength, mobility, and confidence through movement.