Emily Panza,


Emily Panza is co-owner of BodyWave Pilates Studio. She is a certified Pilates instructor through the nationally recognized Pilates Core Integration Teacher Training Program here at Bodywave Pilates Studio.

Emily holds a comprehensive Pilates certification through Pilates Core Integration.  Emily came to Pilates after a fitness-related injury necessitated alterations to her exercise regimen. She wanted an exercise program that toned the body, built lean muscle, and increased agility and flexibility, and Pilates was the perfect fit. Emily started as a student and loved the practice of Pilates so much, she made a complete career change, becoming an instructor and eventually, an owner.


Emily has spent the last 20 years as a Strategic Marketing, Communications, and Business Development professional. She has created and implemented successful, full-service marketing and communications campaigns for some of the country’s largest, most recognizable, and most successful companies. Most recently, she ran her own small business, assisting local and regional companies, professional sports teams, and non-profit organizations with communications, marketing, and strategic business implementation. Emily has a BA from Penn State University and an MBA from Case Western Reserve University.