Leading The Way
At RTR Pilates, our management team is the driving force behind our success. With a shared passion for wellness and a commitment to excellence, our leaders are dedicated to providing you with the best Pilates experience.
We’re here to support your wellness goals and create a positive, empowering environment where you can thrive. Explore our management team’s profiles and discover the heart of RTR Pilates.
Meet Our Management Team
Get to know the faces behind our studio and discover the expertise and enthusiasm that shape our thriving community. Meet the professionals who work tirelessly to ensure that every aspect of your journey with us is exceptional.
Director of Maintenance
Director of Client Relations
Debbie is our Client Relations Manager & Director of Administration here at RTR Pilates. She handles and oversees the administrative duties of RTR and keeps all of our members happy. Before coming to RTR, Debbie worked as a Territory Manager Assistant for Weight Watchers International. She loves working with people and providing the best customer service she can on a daily basis. Born and raised in Maryland, and now residing in Delaware, she enjoys traveling to the West Coast and loves hanging out with friends and family whenever she can (preferably on a beach).
Director of Retail
Gina is the Director of Retail for RTR Pilates. Her expertise lies in retail management, buying, and the customer experience. With her experience in both large and small settings, she has a passion for visual merchandising, client relations, business development, and community outreach.
Chief Operations Officer
Helen is our Director of Operations here at RTR Pilates. Before coming to RTR, Helen was an Operations Manager for several commercial cleaning companies and staffing companies, as well as, a Hotel General Manager. Helen was born in Cleveland, Ohio, but raised in Caracas, Venezuela. She fell in love with RTR Pilates on her first visit, she says that, “clients, instructors, and admin are lovely and provide a great atmosphere!”
Chief Sales Officer
After Lindsey retired from swimming, she hoped to find something she could be as passionate about and do every single day to stay in shape. Lindsey started with RTR as a client, and it was love at first class! After a few years, Lindsey became one of our instructors and taught at both the Chevy Chase and Palisades studios before quitting her day job to move across the country and manage our studio in Highlands Ranch, Colorado! After Covid closed our beloved Highlands Ranch Studio, Lindsey’s back in Maryland now and helping out with our Administrative Team as our Sales Manager and Client Relations Support staff.
Director Of Marketing
Mikayla found RTR Pilates when she was looking for an enjoyable workout that enabled her to strengthen her body and protect it from injury. She fell in love with RTR’s contemporary style of teaching and is so glad to have received her RTR certification in the Fall of 2021. Mikayla is also the Marketing Director of RTR Pilates.
Mikayla graduated magna cum laude from George Mason University with a B.F.A in Dance in 2017. Since graduating, she has been a freelance dancer for choreographers in both the DMV (Washington area) and New York City. In addition, Mikayla spent 2017/18 dancing with Company Danzante and Metropolitan Ballet Ensemble. In 2019 she danced and choreographed for RawArts Dance. Since 2020, Mikayla has been a Principal Dancer and Resident Choreographer for Ash & Elm Dance Company.
She is also the co-director of Kaleid Dance Company. In addition, before becoming Full-Time at RTR Pilates she spent 2 years as the Office & Studio Manager at James School of Dance Arts, and has used her Social Media Skills for many part-time gigs.
Reina Offutt is both the creative mind and owner of RTR Pilates. Since 2006, Reina has worked continuously to ensure a thriving business for both her employees, and her clients. With six intimate, inspiring, and accessible locations, Reina plans to expand her business and personal goal to sculpt both the mind and body. She places a high importance on philanthropy. She firmly believes in giving back to the community, both personally, and professionally. Annually, Potomac Pilates donates more than $5000 worth of services to schools, charities, and organizations. The MOM-trepreneur is a proud mother of 2 two-legged children and 2 four-legged fur babies. Reina holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Tulane University and a Masters in Business Administration from George Washington University.
Chief Development Officer
Sara started teaching at RTR in 2018. She was drawn to reformer pilates as a fun way to find more strength, flexibility, and better posture. She strives to make every client feel strong and accomplished. She strongly believes that Pilates is for every body. In her classes, she enjoys finding new and fun ways to challenge the body.
Before moving to Virginia, Sara attended law school in Vermont. After she graduated, she decided to put her legal career on hold to focus on her family. Sara enjoyed continuing Pilates throughout both of her pregnancies. She strongly believes in the importance of Pilates for both pregnancy and postpartum recovery. Outside of Pilates, Sara enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids. She loves hiking, traveling, cooking, and reading. Sara is also the Director of Training for new instructors.
Director of Scheduling
Office Manager HQ
DC native Aimée Rose discovered her love of Pilates after a serious dance fall. When her injury required dedicated physical therapy and rehabilitation, she looked for a gentle re-entry into movement. Pilates was an obvious choice to regain her fitness while simultaneously allowing her to heal. Stronger than ever thanks to her practice, she along with the rest of the Customer Care Team [and the entire RTR Squad] are passionate about helping others love their body’s strength and live well as their best selves! She’ll see you at HQ reception and in the email inbox or be the friendly voice at the other end of the phone. Stop by and say hello!
Lauren joined RTR in 2023. She has had a passion for fitness since 2012. She loves strengthening her body through movement which was very helpful during her pregnancy and the birth of her son in March 2023.
Michelle is a full time Realtor and when she’s not busy closing deals, you’ll find her in her role as a RTR Pilates advocate. Her commitment to health and well-being extends beyond the real estate world. She believes in the transformative power of Pilates, promoting physical and mental wellness for all. Michelle’s friendly and supportive approach makes her the perfect guide for newcomers to the pilates world. Michelle is bilingual, loves connecting with other Spanish speakers and embracing their rich culture.