Karen Kim specializes in yoga, barre, and Pilates mat. Karen has a Bachelors Of Fine Arts in Dance Performance and Education from Towson University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. Before teaching fitness, Karen performed professionally on cruise ships, regional theatre, at Tokyo Disney Sea, and starred in several magic shows around the globe. Following her 500 hour certification at YogaWorks NYC under Jeanmarie Paolillo, Karen went on to receive certifications in BarreWorks under Pilates rockstar Holly Jean Cosner and Lisa Greenblatt (creator of Nice Pipes Apparel) and 40 hours worth of restorative yoga teacher training under guru Jillian Pransky. She later trained in the Figure 4 method at Pure Yoga. Karen taught at Strengthen, Lengthen, Tone (SLT), The Wright Fit, Pure Yoga, and YogaWorks in NYC.