Carolyne Anthony began her professional career in 1982 as a dancer in London. She obtained her teaching degree in England, is a member of The Royal Academy of Dancing, and an Associate of The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing. It was while in England that she was first introduced to Pilates by Alan Herdman. After moving to the United States with her husband, Carolyne joined the faculty of the Hartford Conservatory of Music and Dance in Hartford Connecticut while at the same time her interest in the exercise world continued to grow. She became certified as a group exercise leader (AFAA) and aquatics instructor (AEA). She is also certified by both Polestar and Physicalmind as a Pilates instructor as well as Yamuna Body Rolling.