Keary Ann Bixby, owner and founder of two Los Angeles based health and wellness businesses, Playa Pilates and Yoga Vista, has been involved in health and fitness since high school. Very athletic throughout her youth Keary’s love of conditioning the body followed her to Los Angeles where in 2004 she began her path as a Pilates instructor. She completed Retrofit Pilates Rx teacher training course in 2004 and became certified through Pilates Method Alliance 2008. She has also completed a 50hr Therapeutics module, a 50hr Chakra module, and a100hr Graduate Module with Julie Rader through Mukti Yoga School to enhance her knowledge of ancient texts, philosophy, mythology, and strategies for living a yogic lifestyle.
Her entrepreneurial spirit found her opening her Pilates studio, Playa Pilates, in 2004 and eventually a Yoga studio, Yoga Vista, in 2010. Keary always combines her passion for business and wellness while running her two companies and sharing her knowledge in classes, workshops and events throughout the year. Some of her leadership and community involvement activities includes “Power in the Park” Yoga for Charity, The Mirman School for Gifted Children’s “Women in Math and Science”, LMU’s Race for Success, and Otis Art College’s Annual Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show.
Keary’s enthusiasm for a balanced workout, movement, breath, and love for her surrounding community is exhibited in her own classes as well as throughout her studios!