Mae Chesney

Mae Chesney
Certified Instructor

A classically-trained professional ballet dancer and teacher, Mae received her BFA from the University of Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. She began teaching dance and fitness in 2011 to clients who range from young ballet dancers, to adults new to dance or group fitness.

Mae is certified in STOTT PILATES Mat and Reformer, and continues her course work towards advanced certification on all apparatus. In 2002, Mae was introduced to Pilates as a method to improve her ballet dancing. She immediately fell in love with Pilates as a way to improve performance, strength, and most importantly prevent injury. Through the years, her love for the method has continued to grow.

In every Pilates sessions, Mae shares her passion for Pilates and her excitement to be a part of her students’ journey to strength and fitness. While pushing her clients to the next level, she aims to always be supportive and positive force.

Mae works with a broad range of clients. She specializes in training professional athletes and dancers, as well as those who may not dance but would like to look like a dancer.


  • Certified STOTT PILATES® Matwork, Reformer, Cadillac, Stability Chair, and Barrels
  • University of Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, BFA