Authors Sara Fisher My PTontheNET Content Sara Fisher holds a BFA with honors in dance from the University of Iowa and is a certified personal trainer through the American Council on Exercise. She also holds a perinatal fitness instructor certification through Healthy Moms Fitness. While at university, she began teaching dance classes in the Talented and Gifted program as well as dance workshops with the university affiliated Dancers In Company and was founding class president of the Undergraduate Dance Organization. Since then, she has taught at various studios in Iowa and Illinois. After graduating, she joined River Dance Collage as a full company member and soloist and was also the associate artistic director of River Dance Collage 2. Since moving to Chicago in 2001, she has performed modern and ballet works with various companies including Zephyr Dance, Ballet Entre Nous and Tyego, to name a few. Sara co-founded Woman Centered Fitness where she designed and instructed Buggy Babes, an outdoor stroller class. She has also designed and taught “mommy and me” exercise ball classes as well as general fitness classes. Due to her experience as a mom and perinatal fitness trainer, she has been selected to author two chapters on perinatal fitness to be published by O.S.A.R. Consulting within the year. In August 2006, Sara founded Roots in Rhythm Dance Project and choreographed in collaboration with Tangleweed, a local Bluegrass band. She currently works with O.S.A.R. Consulting as a personal trainer and is on faculty at Columbia College and The School of Ballet Chicago, where she teaches body conditioning and dance classes.