Intermediate Reformer 2

This class is taught by:

Nancy Babe

Studio Coordinator
Certified STOTT PILATES® Instructor
Nancy was born and raised in Omaha. She graduated from the University of Nebraska Omaha where she received her BSBA with an emphasis in marketing.

Nancy has over 15 years of experience in the fitness industry. She is a certified STOTT PILATES® Mat and Reformer Instructor, Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Group Fitness Instructor.


Nancy had always been active in sports and fitness. Therefore, it was only natural for her to be drawn to the fitness industry after a career with IBM and staying home to raise a family of five.


Bilateral hip replacement surgery put an end to her love of running. Nancy totally attributes her Pilates practice to her full and quick recovery. Today, she enjoys cycling, Barre, Pilates, spending time with family, friends, cooking and reading.


Favorite foods: Pretzels and apples, lemon oatmeal cookie and a cold fountain drink.

Amy Himes

Certified STOTT PILATES® Instructor
Total Barre™ Instructor

Amy Himes, EdD is a Fully Certified Level 1 STOTT Pilates Instructor. She is trained in the areas of Mat, Reformer, Tower, Chairs, Barrels, Total Barre™ Foundations & L1, & CORE Foundations. Amy was originally drawn to Pilates in 2003 and she joined the Pilates Center of Omaha in 2012.


Amy earned a doctorate (Ed.D.) in Educational Administration at the University of Nebraska, Omaha in 2018. She has worked in the field of education for more than 25 years. Amy's top five CliftonStrengths are: Learner, Intellection, Input, Achiever, and Responsibility. Amy believes in an education of mind, body, and spirit. Pilates is known for developing strength, flexibility, body awareness, and mindfulness. Amy believes the most important benefits of Pilates are an enhanced sense of strength, stability, balance, and resilience - both physically and mentally.


Along with teaching Pilates, Amy is a Curriculum and Instruction Facilitator for Millard Public Schools. She believes that each person deserves a world-class educational community that engages & challenges all members. Whether a person is learning about science, world languages, or Pilates, that person deserves a caring instructor and the best instructional environment possible.

Amy's husband, Tim Himes Sr., is Senior City Attorney for the City of Omaha. Amy & Tim have four children (two sons, Tim & Chris, and two daughters, Ann & Emma). They also have two rescued dogs from the Nebraska Humane Society.

Ashlee Richardson

Licensed Physical Therapist
STOTT PILATES® Lead Instructor Trainer
Fully Certified STOTT PILATES® Instructor

Ashlee Richardson graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Her professional interests include women’s health and orthopedics. She is a fully certified STOTT PILATES® Instructor and Instructor Trainer, American College of Sports Medicine - Health Fitness Specialist, Breast Cancer Rehabilitation Specialist and Yoga Alliance 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher. Ashlee has received continuing education in pelvic floor disorders and treatment through the Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute and is a certified Total Control® Instructor which focuses on pelvic floor strengthening and wellness.  
Ashlee utilizes her extensive Pilates and Yoga knowledge with her clients and patients to emphasize posture and movement re-education, core stability and pelvic health.
In her free time Ashlee enjoys the outdoors and staying active through kayaking, bicycling, swimming, backpacking and camping with her husband and dog.  Her favorite snack is anything healthy she can blend up in her Vitamix!

Jennifer Bertucci

Certified STOTT PILATES® Instructor

Jennifer is a STOTT PILATES® Reformer instructor and graduated from UNL with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Science with an emphasis in Exercise Science. She worked as a rehab trainer in Colorado for several years.

Exercise & fitness have always been a daily part of her lifestyle. She enjoys outdoor activities such as running, walking, swimming and anything active. 

Jennifer began practicing Pilates to gain the benefits of a strong core and increase her strength and flexibility as an alternative to high impact strength training. Pilates has helped her become more aware of her posture and areas to improve and challenge within herself.
She enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 children watching them play sports. Her favorite snack is yogurt dipped pretzels, chocolate covered raisins and a cold fountain diet coke.
This Intermediate Reformer  class provides a workout that will tone muscles, strengthen the core and provide an invigorating total-body workout. Participants must take our Introductory Reformer Class or 3-Introductory Private sessions prior to joining this class.  Please call the studio at 402-932-7581 for more information.

Upcoming classes:

  • Wed Oct 24 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Nancy Babe
  • Sat Oct 27 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Amy Himes
  • Wed Oct 31 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Nancy Babe
  • Sat Nov 03 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Nancy Babe
  • Wed Nov 07 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Nancy Babe
  • Sat Nov 10 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Ashlee Richardson
  • Wed Nov 14 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Nancy Babe
  • Sat Nov 17 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Jennifer Bertucci
  • Wed Nov 21 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Nancy Babe
  • Sat Nov 24 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Ashlee Richardson
  • Wed Nov 28 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Nancy Babe
  • Sat Dec 01 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Ashlee Richardson
  • Wed Dec 05 9:00 am - 10:00 am with Nancy Babe