About

Our Trainers

Shanon Lopez

Shanon Lopez RYT 200

Shanon is the owner of Hanford Yoga & Pilates, she began her yoga journey in 2000 to be healthier and live a more peaceful life. She is a dedicated and focused practitioner from day one and knew immediately that she wanted to share Yoga with others through teaching. She has experienced rehabilitating her body from surgery through Yoga, overcoming unhealthy life habits, and transcending physical and mental obstacles. She is passionate about sharing a practice that empowers strength and mobility for healthy aging.

Jill Knick

Jill Knick PT, DPT, PMA®-CPT

Jill Knick brings experience not only as a certified Pilates teacher but also as a licensed physical therapist to the studio. With her rehab background and experience, she has developed a keen eye for identifying inefficient movement patterns and addressing imbalances. Connecting the mind to the body is one of her main focuses with each client that walks through the door. Her training included a 450 hour comprehensive rehabilitation program with Polestar Pilates in 2012 and she later became a certified teacher through the Pilates Method Alliance. She also holds her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy, graduating from the University of North Dakota in 2007.