ANNETTE BERESFORD, a native of Australia, moved to Huntsville with her husband in 2002. After living and teaching here for nearly a decade now, she considers Huntsville her ‘Home away from home’. When Annette first came to Huntsville she was a student of Yoga, quickly realizing her passion for both Pilates & Yoga she wanted to share her experience with others through teaching. Soon afterward, she studied in Springfield, Missouri to become certified in Stott Pilates-both in Reformer & Mat disciplines. Annette moved with her husband to Virginia in 2003 for two years and while living there she also obtained her 200 hour certification from Yoga Alliance Teacher Training. She has attended many workshops around the country and studied with nationally renowned Yoga instructors such as Doug Keller, Desiree Rumbaugh and Rolf Gates. Annette has been practicing yoga for the past 15 years and teaching yoga for 8 years. Annette teaches both Pilates & Yoga in group classes or private sessions.
Annette met her husband, a New Zealander, in Italy in 1991 and they moved to New Zealand in 1993. They were married in 1994 and lived in New Zealand for 7 years. They moved to Australia for 18 months when Annette’s husband was appointed as a consultant to the Brisbane, Australia office of a US based company. After a year in that company’s Brisbane, Australia office they were offered a transfer to the company’s Huntsville Head Office in 2002. Annette enjoys traveling, sailing & gardening and is a frequent supporter of charity events throughout Madison County.