An innovative and inspiring mind/body Professional, Ms. Joan is a top fitness trainer and the creator of several best selling DVDs. Elise holds multiple fitness certifications, and has been a wellness expert and Host with Lifetime Television, ABC News, E!, EXTRA, CBS News, and Amazon.com among others.
She has been published in such magazines as ALLURE, ELLE, GLAMOUR, SELF, SHAPE, PEOPLE, LAYoga and Women’s Health. In recent press, the Los Angeles Times & Lifetime Television named Elise a “Top Cardio Dance” instructor, and her techniques met rave reviews at FitCeleb.com, AOL Health, & Young Hollywood.com.
Elise’s unique fitness style & inspiring yoga flows are highly influenced by her early years as a soloist with a Ballet Company in Virginia, and her previous career as an actor; both onstage in New York City, and on camera in Los Angeles.