225 E. Deerpath Rd. Suite 122
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Pilates of Lake Forest
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Work With Someone You Can Trust

Our specialty is designing a workout that is specific to the needs of your body through one on one instructions . For more information about how our instructors can you help you, give us a call at 224-628-5010

Agnes Michalski

Agnes is a fully certified Pilates Instructor and owner of Pilates of Lake Forest Inc. Trained by Juanta Lopez and Romana Kryzanowska, she earned her instructor credentials in 2003. Prior to earning her Pilates instructor certification, Agnes studied physical therapy in Poland.

Gabrielle Javier

Passionate about holistic wellness and mindful movement, Gabrielle Javier Freeman is a certified Pilates instructor dedicated to guiding individuals towards their fitness goals and finding inner balance. Having grown up in Lake Forest, Gabby fell in love with Yoga and Pilates from a young age by watching her grandmother’s dedication to the practice. An alumni from School of St. Mary and LFHS, Gabby went off to receive her Bachelor’s in Fine Arts from the University of Kansas and her Pilates certification while living out in Arizona. She has returned to Lake Forest with her husband Andrew to raise their own family of two dogs and a baby girl.

Paige Hoover

Paige Hoover-

Paige has had 20 years of dance training from professional dance instructors and has always had a passion for movement. She recently graduated with a BA in Dance with a Minor in Business Administration, at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point in spring 2024.

She fell in love with pilates during college as it was offered through the dance curriculum and went through the training with Balanced Body during her sophomore, junior, and senior year of college.

Paige believes Pilates is a positive and accessible practice that each and every body can benefit. Pilates connects and conditions the whole body, mind, and spirit.