Jessie Zeballos – Instructor Spotlight

Jessie was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador, and has lived in Orlando for over 20 years. Her background in fitness began at the age of 7 with ballet, and acrobatics. About 9 years ago she was introduced to the art of pole dancing. Jessie fell in love with pole and taught pole dance for 5 years.

In March 2012 Jessie found her true love and passion in aerial arts. She began her tissue(Silks) training under the guidance of a Cirque du Solei performer. After a few months she was introduced to Lyra. She have trained and continues to train in many facilities around the nation to grow her teaching techniques and repertoire. In January in 2015, she was invited to Judge an International competition, and host aerial workshops in Ecuador. This year she received her ElevatED certificate in level 1 flexibility. She performs in multiple apparatus including Silks, Lyra, Cube, Hammock, Static trapeze, and Lollipop and is the Lead Aerial Instructor at Lotus Fitness Studio.

“Strength does not come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn’t.”