Meet the Team
Founder & Creator
Buff Bones® creator Rebekah Rotstein, PMA®-CPT is a movement educator and certified Pilates instructor who presents at conferences, resorts and symposia around the world on topics of bone health, anatomy and movement.
Francine is an exercise physiologist with a masters degree in kinesiology from Cal State Northridge with more than ten years experience teaching movement, first as a certified Therapeutic Yoga Instructor under the tutelage of Cheri Clampett and Arturo Peal and then as a certified Pilates instructor through BASI®.
Nora Gomez-Dears, PMA®-CPT
Nora has been teaching movement for 23 years, with graduate studies in Dance Movement Therapy and Counseling Psychology at Antioch University.
Carla Oliva,LMT, PMA®-CPT
Carla began her studies of human movement more than 20 years ago obtaining her bachelors degree in Physical Education in São Paulo, Brazil.
Lisa Jackson, PMA®-CPT
Lisa is a certified Pilates instructor through PhysicalMind® Institute in America and through Australia’s PilatesITC under the leadership of Sally Anderson with whom she completed her Diploma and Advanced Diploma
Curriculum Development Associate
Bettina Schaeffer is a Pilates Instructor, SilverSneakers teacher and Buff Bones® instructor in New York City.