Jean Marie Fitness & Pilates was founded by Jean Marie Deferrari in 1996.  Jean has helped hundreds of clients gain strength, stamina and vitality and achieve their fitness and weight loss goals through personal training, Pilates and Shaklee scientifically researched nutrition programs.




Jean teaches individuals how to build a strong foundation of fitness and wellness with the following:

  • Pilates Reformer sessions (private and partner)
  • Pilates Mat (private and small group classes)
  • Essentrics (private and group classes)
  • Senior Essentrics-Forever Painless (private and group classes)
  • Personal Training/Corrective Exercise programs for back and joint pain 
  • Shaklee Scientifically Researched Nutrition Programs  
  • Weight Loss Plans & Lifestyle Coaching Classes 
  • Faith & Fitness Classes 

Jean Marie Fitness & Pilates

    Pilates    .    Essentrics    .    Personal Training    .    Nutrition 

1682 Alternate 19, Palm Harbor, FL 34683     (727) 698-8800

Jean's Education, Certifications & Achievements (from earliest to most recent)

Red Cross Lifeguard Certification and Water Safety Instructor

B.S,  Business Administration; Rowan University, NJ                                        

A. A Paralegal Careers, Legal Assistant, Tampa FL   

AFAA Certified Group Fitness Instructor                              

AFAA Certified Personal Trainer  

Nutrition & Wellness Consultant/Shaklee Independent Distributor  

ESPN Fitness America Pageant Competitor- Florida

ESPN Fitness America National Pageant Competitor- Redondo Beach, CA IFPA Personal Trainer, Palm Harbor, FL                                          

ISSA Certified Personal Trainer, Palm Harbor, FL                                                  

ISSA Certified Fitness Therapist, Palm Harbor, FL                                                

Chek Institute- Scientific Back Conditioning, Scientific Core Conditioning and Program Design Certifications

Stott Pilates Mat Certification

Stott Pilates Reformer Certification

Northwest Academy of Practical Nutrition- Basic Nutrition

Anatomy & Physiology I & II   

Power Pilates Mat Certification                                                                               

PHI Pilates Mat Certification

Pilates on Fifth Mat Certification  

Praise Moves Certification                                                                                      

TRX Suspension Training Certifications

Essentrics/Classical Stretch Certifications-Level 1, 2, 3 and 4

PHI Pilates YUR Back Licensure Course                                                            

National Academy of Sports Medicine Corrective Exercise