Megan Lee

Owner

Meg discovered pole in July of 2015, after many years of trying different sports and fitness regimes with no lasting interest. It took almost no time for the hobby to become a passion; she immediately bought her home pole and began learning tricks through Instagram and YouTube. Training upwards of 30+ hours a week, she began teaching group classes and [. . .]

Rachel Yacobucci Becerra

Owner

Rachel began pole classes in 2015. Initially as a pole fitness student, Rachel excelled in daring tricks and drops that many other students were too wary to try. She grew so quickly in skill that she was made an instructor after less than a year, and taught beginner through advanced classes, always being sure to exhibit a demeanor of warm confidence and [. . .]

Eva

Pole Instructor

Eva began her pole journey in 2015 and was, like so many others, addicted after her very first class. Eva was initially drawn to pole because of its ability to marry power, strength, beauty, art, and sensuality. Those mix of forces kept Eva coming back for more, as she was always thirsty for another move, another project to play with and perfect. From pole […]

Carissa

Pole Instructor

Carissa was first introduced to pole in 2012 and was immediately enamored. With minimal dance background but a strong lifelong interest in gymnastics, Carissa was excited to discover a passion that combined dance and fitness. As she began her beginner classes, she realized pole was not only increasing her strength and flexibility, but also […]

Eton Barrett

Acro Yoga Instructor

Ethan (Eton) Barrett began practicing Acro Yoga in 2012. He studied under several different teachers and at several different locations, both in Ohio, New York City, and in Florida, and has been to many different Acro training programs such as Acroshare and Acro Ohio. He started teaching Acro in Tamp, Flordia, where he hosted a class weekly as well as ran workshops focusing on the different fundamentals […]

Meghan Sturges

Yoga Instructor

Meghan received her 200 RYT at Chagrin Yoga in 2013 and has been teaching and growing in the practice ever since. Her favorite yoga classes to lead are power classes; she loves the challenge power provides her students, but also likes to be able to offer all levels modifications and hands-on assistance to each individual. Meghan has taught many different workshops in the past including inversions […]

Becky Sebo

Pole Instructor

Becky Sebo has been dancing since the age of 11 but was introduced to the pole only three years ago. While completing her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance from Ohio University, an injury changed her career path from choreography to social media management. Pole fitness sparked her interest as a way to dance, stay healthy and maintain her drive for movement while avoiding reinjury. It has become a passion and […]

Stephanie Shoop

Aerial Yoga Instructor

Stephanie Shoop started doing aerial yoga almost two years ago on a whim – a friend suggested taking a class and (luckily), Stephanie reluctantly agreed. She developed a passion for flying in the air and went on to become certified as a teacher in Aerial Yoga, fitness and tricks through Emily Mariola. Outside of aerial yoga, Stephanie is a resident physician in Family Medicine and hopes to own her own practice and wellness center in the  [. . .]

Justine McLucas

Founder

Justine is the founder of Ecole de Pole, first established in London, and now in Singapore and Cleveland, Ohio! Australian-born Justine started dancing at 3… Graduating from the Hamburg Ballet School at 18, she then went on to complete an Arts degree in Asian Studies, Thai & Anthropology at the University of Sydney before moving to London […]