Jonathan Doherty

Jonathan DohertyCertified Teacher

I appreciated that Jonathan kept us moving while providing excellent cues as well as individual corrections. He has a confident, caring and helpful tone and I welcome future opportunities to take his classes.
— Karen M, BodyTonic client

Originally from Western Massachusetts, Jonathan Doherty received a BFA in dance from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He moved to New York City where his journey with Pilates began. While dancing professionally, Jonathan was introduced to Pilates through admin work at numerous studios in the city, including BodyTonic Pilates Gymnasium. His exposure to Pilates, in conjunction with his dance background, led him to pursue a career as a Pilates instructor. Jonathan received his full certification from Real Pilates under the guidance of Alycea Ungaro and has trained with the extensively with experienced teachers at BodyTonic. Jonathan is constantly learning from his mentors and his clients alike. His sessions are considered both meticulous and vigorous. Jonathan exudes a nurturing quality, which leaves clients feeling taller than when they arrived and empowered to continue their Pilates practice..