Lise Stolze earned her master’s degree in physical therapy in 1993 from Wichita State University and her doctor of science in orthopedics in 2011 form Rocky mountain University of Health Professions. She was an affiliate faculty member at Regis University until 2013. She is a certified scoliosis therapist through the Schroth Barcelona Institute (C2) and the Scientific Exercise Approach to Scoliosis (level 2). She has been an educator for Polestar Pilates Education since 1999. She holds certifications through the Pilates Method Alliance, and the GYROTONIC EXPASION SYSTEM® and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Lise’s research on low back pain and Pilates was published in the Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy. She owns Stolze Therapies, a physical therapy practice in Denver.