Mike and Christina Singer Mike and Christina Singer

Mike Singer and Christina Singer are the owners of Pinecrest Pilates with a combined 45 years of experience with instruction, ownership, and the operation of fitness centers in the Miami area. They have 2 boys, Ryan 4 and Kyle 2. Mike and Christina are committed parents and business owners and are very passionate about the fitness industry.

Mike Singer is a personal trainer, spinning instructor, and fitness consultant with a degree in Kinesiology and Exercise Physiology form the University of Texas in Austin. He has opened up 4 fitness centers over the past 20 years in the Pinecrest area. He is CPR certified and AED certified.

Christina Singer is our master instructor at Pinecrest Pilates. Christina is a graduate of Florida International University. She has a Pilates Certification through Core Dynamics with 8 years of pilates teaching experience. She is a certified personal trainer and spinning instructor. She has been teaching group fitness since the age of 15 giving her 27 years of experience in the fitness industry. Christina is CPR and AED certified.

Sherma Pinkert Sherma Pinkert

Sherma Pinkert earned her Pilates Mat Certification from the Physical Mind Institute in 2003 and her Comprehensive Pilates Certification from Michelle Larson’s 18-month Core Dynamics program in 2005.

Committed to continually increasing her depth of Pilates knowledge, Sherma regularly attends continuing education workshops with renowned instructors in the field of Pilates.

Sherma is a Certified Spin Instructor and ACE Certified Personal Trainer with more than 15 years of experience as a fitness coach.

Prior to working in the fitness industry, Sherma was a psychotherapist in Chicago, Illinois. She is a licensed clinical social worker with a masters degree in social work. This background enables her to understand and motivate her Pilates students to their fullest potential.

Lisa Boas Genine Brand

Lisa Boas, a Miami native, fell in love with Pilates over fourteen years ago and quickly became a devoted follower. She began Pilates after having twins to get back in shape and stay healthy. Lisa is an avid exercise enthusiast starting at a young age, consistently incorporating a physical fitness routine into her daily life.

Lisa earned her Bachelor of Science in Journalism from the University of Florida and worked as a Professional Development Director for many South Florida Philanthropic Arts Organizations. It is during her years working at Miami City Ballet, that she was first introduced to the benefits of Pilates.

She received her Pilates training through Peal Pilates as well as over nine years of mentoring under Christina Singer at Pinecrest Pilates. Lisa continues to attend and participate in many educational workshops for Pilates Professionals including attendance at the World Spinning and Sports Conditioning Conference (WSSC) each year. Lisa is a Certified Spin Instructor through Mad Dogg Athletics.

Lisa lives in Pinecrest with her husband and their twins.