Our friendly, qualified staff is certified to provide the highest quality therapy and fitness guidance to you. Learn more about:
Kimberly Beard Croley – DPT, MBA, MTC
As a certified manual therapist, Kimberly specializes in the treatment of the spine and extremities with a hands on approach. The manual therapy certification through the University of St. Augustine is an intense program which specializes in the treatment of orthopedic injures through the use of hands on techniques. These techniques combined with appropriate exercise prescription allows patients to continue their rehabilitation outside of the clinic. She specializes in the treatment of orthopedic injuries, spine conditions both acute and chronic as well as post-operative rehabilitation. Kimberly is a STOTT PILATES® trained rehab instructor and is certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling (TDN), Core Barre ™ and Piloxing®.
Kimberly has been practicing in the Atlanta community since 2002. She is a graduate of the University of Florida and received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences. In 2006 she completed her Masters of Business from Mercer University.
Jessica Loncar – MS, PT, OCS, Cert. MDT
Jessica Loncar first became interested in movement, fitness and physical health during her years as a competitive gymnast. This interest grew stronger after she volunteered for many years at Camp Dream Street, a camp for children with physical disabilities. She began practicing physical therapy in Atlanta in 1999, after having graduated from Tulane University and receiving her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She continues to pursue education in the field, including multiple courses in manual therapy, real-time ultrasound, neurodynamics and advanced problem solving for physical therapists. Jessica’s serious interest in Pilates as an adjunct to her physical therapy practice began after attending a Pilates course for healthcare professionals in 2002. After using the new exercises with her patients in an outpatient orthopedic practice and seeing fantastic results, she pursued her STOTT PILATES® certification. She also became a STOTT PILATES® Rehab Instructor Trainer in April 2009, one of only seven in the United States. She now is able to train and certify other physical therapists in the field for Pilates in rehabilitation. Jessica specializes in the treatment of a variety of spine and extremity conditions, and is a credentialed McKenzie Institute® therapist as well as a Board Certified (Physical Therapy) Specialist in Orthopedics. She is also certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling (TDN), Core Barre ™ and Piloxing®.
Jessica is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the Physical Therapy Association of Georgia, and the Pilates Method Alliance. She has contributed frequently to the Better Health section of the Atlanta Journal Constitution as a freelance writer and is pleased to be on the editorial panel of the Best Self Atlanta magazine.
Jessica has always enjoyed personally connecting with her clients. She has the technical knowledge and training as well as the concerned and encouraging attitude that best contribute to a client’s meeting their rehabilitation and fitness goals. Opening Stability Pilates and Physical Therapy is the realization of a dream for her, both personally and professionally. She knows that offering a wide range of services in a one-on-one setting like that offered at Stability is the best possible way to both assist her patients and to practice her profession.
Megan Hunter – DPT, CSCS, PMA-CPT
Megan is experienced in treating orthopedic and sports injuries, as well as women’s health conditions. She has a special love for the evaluation and treatment of the running athlete. Megan’s passion is to provide runners and athletes with the knowledge and skills to revolutionize their own fitness and stay injury free.
Megan holds a doctorate degree from Emory University. She is a Polestar trained Pilates Rehab instructor certified with the Pilates Method Alliance, as well as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Megan is trained and certified in performing the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) used to identify and correct dysfunctional movement patterns that predispose athletes to injury. She has taken numerous continuing education courses on topics including kinesiotaping, running medicine, and women’s health. Megan is currently pursuing certification in osteopathic manual medicine through Michigan State University, as well as certification in trigger point dry needling through Myopain Seminars.
Outside of the office you can find Megan running along the Chattahoochee River, practicing yoga, and coaching the Marist War Eagles cross country and track and field teams.
Jenna Cooper – Doctor of Physical Therapy and Pilates Instructor
Jenna graduated from the University of Michigan in 2012 with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy with honors from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. During her education at the University of Miami, Jenna completed advanced courses in sport-specific training, strength and conditioning, and Pilates-based rehabilitation. She furthered her interest in Pilates by earning her Pilates certification for rehabilitation specialists through Polestar Pilates. Jenna is passionate about integrating Pilates with physical therapy and believes that despite one’s age or level of fitness, Pilates can help to improve body awareness, habitual movement patterns and posture, and enhance one’s overall quality of life.
Jenna has furthered her education through numerous courses including vestibular rehabilitation, treatment of the TMJ, and is trained and certified in Functional Dry Needling through Kinetacore.
Jenna was born and raised in Atlanta and in her free time enjoys running, Pilates, tennis, and spending time with her family and friends.
Claire Velten – DPT and Pilates Instructor
Originally from Raleigh NC, Claire graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.A. in Exercise and Sport Science with Honors with a second major in Spanish. She came to Atlanta for physical therapy school as she graduated with as a Doctor of Physical Therapy with Highest Honors from Emory University in 2015. Claire’s first experiences with Pilates were in her clinical rotations and electives at Emory as she completed Balanced Body Mat training Levels 1 and 2 while in school. Claire is comprehensively trained in Pilates for Rehabilitation through Polestar Pilates. Claire is also trained in Myofascial Trigger Point Dry Needling I and II through Myopain Seminars. Since graduation Claire has worked in a fast-paced sports medicine and orthopedic physical therapy practice and has taught private Pilates clients and mat classes. Claire is looking forward to utilizing Pilates based techniques for rehabilitation and treating the whole body as a system. Claire truly believes that movement is the key to a healthy life. When Claire is not working, she can be found running/cycling/walking on the Beltline, at a Braves game, or traveling with her husband.
Autumn Dawson Mathis – PTA, STOTT PILATES Trained Rehab Instructor, TPI Certified
Autumn is a Georgia native, born and raised right here in Atlanta. She is a Physical Therapist Assistant, graduating from an esteemed PTA program in 1999. Autumn is a STOTT PILATES trained rehab instructor. She has more than 12 years’ experience in busy outpatient orthopedic practices. Autumn’s expertise includes spine and sacroiliac dysfunction, a manual hands-on approach with all orthopedic diagnoses, improving balance and mobility in clients with these limitations. Autumn feels that Pilates should be incorporated into everyone’s rehabilitation program and weekly exercise routine. Autumn is Titleist Performance Institute Certified. She helps golfers recover from injuries and provides golf specific programs to improve power, strength, balance, and flexibility.
Katie Moore- STOTT PILATES Trained Instructor
Born and raised near Glacier Park in Northwest Montana, Katie actively engaged in a variety of sports, from track and field, basketball and softball to gymnastic and swim team. While Katie was successful in her athletic career, she also suffered a number of injuries which ultimately led to reconstructive hip surgery. It was through these experiences that in 2011 she was first introduced to Pilates, and the broad, unparalleled benefits that it could offer.
Katie relocated to Atlanta in 2013 and loves it! She first came to Stability as a client, and experienced the team’s expertise coupled with their passion and energy first hand. It was not long before Katie began pursuing her STOTT Pilates training and certification, in hopes that she could help others in the same way Pilates has helped her. Katie loves people and is passionate about helping others heal, gain confidence, and strengthen their body and mind.
Katie is high energy all the time. When she is not teaching Pilates, she enjoys playing fantasy football & golf, hiking, kayaking, fly-fishing and spending time with family.
She finished her curriculum in 2016, and plans to continue her education with a focus on injuries and special populations. She is excited to be a part of the Stability team!
Daniela Malkowski – STOTT Pilates Certified Instructor
Daniela has a strong passion for fitness, educating and child care. Daniela advocates that anyone can and should do Pilates, irrespective of their age and fitness level.
Born and raised in South Africa, she initially moved to Atlanta as an Au Pair after graduating from high school, later earning an Associate’s degree in Early Childhood Education from Chattahoochee Technical College.
In addition to being Stott certified, Daniela is also an ACE certified personal trainer who can help you reach your fitness goals from a holistic perspective. Daniela loves working with clients of all ages, in particular children to keep them healthy, fit and happy through regular exercise.
Alice Fox – Certified Pilates Instructor
Alice began her personal Pilates practice in 2009 and found it a good outlet for stress relief and a great way to reshape her mind and body. She loved the graceful, intuitive yet challenging nature of the movement and Pilates quickly became a passion.
After a long successful career in Health Care sales she decided to leave Corporate America behind and pursue a new career path as a Pilates Instructor.
She has been teaching Pilates since 2014 and is a Balanced Body graduate with a Comprehensive Instructors Certification. She completed Barre training in 2017 and is a certified Barre Instructor through Barre Above™.
Her favorite quote from Joseph Pilates is ““Pilates will develop the body uniformly, correct wrong postures, restore physical vitality, invigorate the individual, and elevate the spirit.”
Alice is passionate about helping others reach their full fitness potential through the wonderful practice of Pilates.
Monica McLary – STOTT PILATES Certified Instructor
Monica has been passionate about Pilates for over 14 years since taking her first class in Chicago. After the birth of her first son, she injured her back and benefited from Pilates for not only leaning down and toning up but also to maintain mobility and preventing additional back injuries. While living in Singapore the past 6 years she was introduced to the STOTT method and became certified to teach. She had both group and private clients. Monica enjoys building relationships, helping clients reach their goals, and programming dynamic classes. Her philosophy is that fitness should be challenging to build confidence and to always have fun!
Katie McCord – STOTT PILATES Certified Instructor
Katie is an authentic Georgia peach, born and raised in Atlanta. She spent many years in the Sandy Springs area before heading out west for the ski slopes of Colorado. She attended the University of Colorado where she graduated with a degree in business management. She continued westward after graduation seeking the sunshine of Southern California. Katie pursued a career in retail and ultimately opened her own clothing boutique.
It was in California where she discovered STOTT PILATES®. She has been practicing Pilates for the past 9 years. After returning to Atlanta, Katie decided to turn her love of Pilates into a career becoming a certified STOTT PILATES® instructor. She has extensive knowledge of all Stott equipment as well as Core Barre ™ training. Her energy and exuberance for her work creates a fun and exciting environment for both herself and her clients.
When Katie is not teaching classes, she enjoys decorating her new home and spending time with her family.