Linda Combs, a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University, has been the Studio Manager at Art of Motion since 2005 and joined the Pilates/conditioning teaching faculty in 2008. She has always loved dance, taking classes and performing throughout her childhood, and she continues to study ballet, jazz and modern, as well as Pilates and Yoga. She also was a star student-athlete in high school in field hockey and tennis, and has a comprehensive knowledge of weight and resistance training. After years of strength and fitness training, she has translated her love of movement into Pilates and Yoga. She is dedicated to understanding the complexities of the body and incorporates principles of dance, body sculpting, strength, agility and core work in her classes.