Jamila Kekulah Kinney
Jamila has always been interested in movement and fitness from a young age. Since 2004, Jamila has been trained and certified in Pilates, GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS®. Her specialized training includes GYROTONIC® Therapeutic applications for the shoulder and pelvic girdle, JSB, Archway, GYROKINESIS beginner level 2, Lotus Blossom 2, GYROTONIC® Level 2, TRX®, Bosu, Survive and Thrive™, as well as various GYROTONIC, GYROKINESIS trainings and pre and postnatal workshops. She is also an Authorized Pre-Trainer for both GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS®.
As a teacher, Jamila utilizes her intuition and keen movement observations skills to assist clients and students to uncover their own movement potential.Passionate about the learning process, Jamila is a Zen Shiatsu practitioner certified through the AOBTA. It is her belief that the body has the capacity to heal and re-balance itself with methodologies that promote mindfulness, stress reduction, and body awareness. Jamila holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from Kent State University, a Masters of Arts degree in Dance/Movement Therapy and Counseling from Columbia College Chicago