Meet The Team
Meet the Owner - Bria!
Bria is the owner and founder of DanceFit, originally from Columbia, MD. After graduating from Temple University and touring as a recording artist, she decided to open the boutique dance fitness studio in her beloved neighborhood to create an inclusive community space where she could dance, make friends, and have fun! *Bria is working for DanceFit but won't be teaching again until April 2022 due to her pregnancy.
Meet an Instructor - Maggie!
Maggie is a current PhD student at Rutgers University studying motivations and barriers in improving well-being and health behavior. As a fitness instructor, she is driven to create a safe, fun space for all to enjoy movement. In her spare time, Maggie enjoys putting together a puzzle in record time while watching her favorite shows with her husband, Doug, and the certified cutest dog ever, Otto.
Meet an Instructor - Ryan!
Ryan is a choreographer and dog walker from the Philadelphia area, and has been teaching dance fitness for five years! He loves female artists in the entertainment industry and finds their music to be inspiring. Ryan's goal is to mix fun with fitness, and let everyone find their inner "diva" while in class.
Meet the Manager - Bri!
Bri is a graphic designer and yoga instructor from Lancaster, PA. She handles social media, administrative duties, and daily operations at DanceFit to ensure Clients have the best possible experience! She also teaches yoga classes focused on being inclusive and accessible for all bodies.
Meet an Instructor - Jen!
Jen is an advertising Account Director at one of Philly's prominent full-service agencies where she spends her days building strong client relationships and helping brands tell their story in strategic and creative ways. Her classes are welcoming of all levels of dancers and non-dancers alike and focus on rejuvenating and reinvigorating the body and mind through movement, a little bit of meditation, and a lot of sweat. Jen lives in Fishtown with her husband, Clark, and their cat son, Winston.
Meet an Instructor- Hannah!
Before Hannah became an instructor with DanceFit, she was a client! She absolutely loves this place, and dancing with all of the clients is one of the brightest spots in her life. Hannah has been a dancer since she was 2 years old! Along with dancing nearly constantly in my daily life, she is an 8th grade ELA teacher in the School District of Philadelphia. And... she also has the great joy and honor of being a dog mom to the sweetest girlie in the world, Goldie girl!