The best instructors who have a passion for fitness, teaching, and the community.

 Sue Costigan // Owner + Founder  Sue began her fitness career over 35 years ago and understands it's more than how you look. She discovered Barre workouts during her rehab for a shoulder surgery.

Sue Costigan // Owner + Founder

Sue began her fitness career over 35 years ago and understands it's more than how you look. She discovered Barre workouts during her rehab for a shoulder surgery.

 Karina Barahona // Instructor  Karina grew up in Ukraine & moved to the states at age 7. She found barre post college and loved it ever since.

Karina Barahona // Instructor

Karina grew up in Ukraine & moved to the states at age 7. She found barre post college and loved it ever since.

 Sherri Riley // Instructor  A passionate animal advocate, she devotes many weekends to transporting animals from shelters and pounds to safe havens with rescue groups.

Sherri Riley // Instructor

A passionate animal advocate, she devotes many weekends to transporting animals from shelters and pounds to safe havens with rescue groups.

 Jen Hohman // Instructor  When she is not working as a nurse or instructing barre classes, she enjoys many outdoor activities like gardening, biking, hiking, swimming, water & snow skiing.

Jen Hohman // Instructor

When she is not working as a nurse or instructing barre classes, she enjoys many outdoor activities like gardening, biking, hiking, swimming, water & snow skiing.

 Christina Burdiak // Instructor  Christina started her nursing career at Akron City in the ER. Then decided to pursue a career as an open heart ICU nurse, which led to becoming a Flight Nurse.

Christina Burdiak // Instructor

Christina started her nursing career at Akron City in the ER. Then decided to pursue a career as an open heart ICU nurse, which led to becoming a Flight Nurse.

 Anika Kent // Instructor  Outside of the studio, you can find Anika being creative— making art for herself & the community, playing music, or dancing in her living room.

Anika Kent // Instructor

Outside of the studio, you can find Anika being creative— making art for herself & the community, playing music, or dancing in her living room.

 Julianne Zatezalo // Instructor  Julianne grew up in gymnastics and dancing, mostly at the Medina Centre for Dance Art where she performed until graduation from highschool & into a short professional dance career.

Julianne Zatezalo // Instructor

Julianne grew up in gymnastics and dancing, mostly at the Medina Centre for Dance Art where she performed until graduation from highschool & into a short professional dance career.

 Vanessa Cea // Instructor  After 15 years of taking dance classes, I started at Tru Barre as a way to keep up with a hobby I love. I enjoy reading as my favorite hobby, & am passionate about nutrition & love trying new healthy recipes. I would be nowhere without the inspiration of my role model, Taylor Swift.

Vanessa Cea // Instructor

After 15 years of taking dance classes, I started at Tru Barre as a way to keep up with a hobby I love. I enjoy reading as my favorite hobby, & am passionate about nutrition & love trying new healthy recipes. I would be nowhere without the inspiration of my role model, Taylor Swift.

 Jessie Preisendorfer // Instructor  She grew up in California and moved to Ohio when she was 18. Outside of work and the studio, Jessie enjoys yoga, bike rides, concerts, strong coffee and spending time with her boyfriend & cat named Dexter.

Jessie Preisendorfer // Instructor

She grew up in California and moved to Ohio when she was 18. Outside of work and the studio, Jessie enjoys yoga, bike rides, concerts, strong coffee and spending time with her boyfriend & cat named Dexter.

 Rachel Bohrer // Instructor  When she has time between grad school and teaching barre, Rachel enjoys being active, spending time with family & friends, and a good glass of wine.

Rachel Bohrer // Instructor

When she has time between grad school and teaching barre, Rachel enjoys being active, spending time with family & friends, and a good glass of wine.

 Cindi Horkey // Instructor  Outside the studio, Cindi enjoys reading, biking (both outdoor and indoor spinning), hiking and golfing with her husband Jim. They have two cats, Scout and Archie (he’s a big one – 20 lbs!)

Cindi Horkey // Instructor

Outside the studio, Cindi enjoys reading, biking (both outdoor and indoor spinning), hiking and golfing with her husband Jim. They have two cats, Scout and Archie (he’s a big one – 20 lbs!)