Julie Donofrio

Julie Donofrio has been practicing Pilates since 2005. While living in San Francisco, Julie completed a comprehensive mat and reformer teacher training program in 2012 at Mercury Fitness Pilates under Master Trainer Lara Hudson.

In 2013, Julie returned to Philadelphia, and completed Core Mat I and II Certification in Power Pilates at Urban Front Pilates. Julie teaches primarily mat classes, with a focus on creating challenging, fitness-building sequences, with a Classical foundation.

Outside of Pilates, Julie is the director of a research nonprofit at Penn School of Design.  She has an undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University, and a Masters degree from the University of Pennsylvania.



Julie Donofrio instructs the following:
  • Pilates Mat (Open Level)
  • Our signature Pilates Mat Class, perfect for practitioners of all levels! This flow is geared towards beginners and advanced practitioners alike, utilizing creative modifications and amplifications. Expect a great workout utilizing all of the classical mat work and Pilates fundamentals.