Xtend Barre Huntsville is a boutique fitness studio focusing on overall client health while sculpting and toning the body using a combination of dance, Pilates, and cardio. The premier studio is conveniently located at the intersection of Memorial Parkway and Bob Wallace Ave., in The Shops at Merchants Walk, Suite 225, with ample parking on the second level. This prominent retail center anchored by Whole Foods, offers high-quality boutique shopping and dining, and will debut many firsts for Huntsville, AL. Xtend Barre Huntsville embraces the city’s philosophy to continue supporting one of Alabama’s fastest growing communities with opportunities that deliver the best quality of life. We will open with a variety of 30+ classes, and bring to Huntsville unique fitness apparel and accessories to help keep your body on point.
Maggie began her dance training in Huntsville at the age of three and quickly transitioned to dancing competitively. She has trained under many well-known instructors such as tWitch Boss, Allison Holker, Blake McGrath, Brian Friedman, and Tyce Diorio. After high school Maggie went on to dance for Troy University as a member of the Troy Dance Repertory Ensemble. While there, she continued her education in dance with daily training in ballet, modern, contemporary, and jazz. Maggie also began teaching dance and quickly realized instructing was what she really aspired to do in life. Now a graphic design major at the University of Alabama in Huntsville and a dance teacher at a local studio, Maggie is excited to Xtend her love for dance and teaching with you!
Allison Click was born and raised in Huntsville, AL. One of eight children and the only girl, she has always been outgoing and determined. Allison got her major in business management and a minor in Spanish at Birmingham-Southern College. She started dancing at the age of three, and continued tap, jazz, ballet, and acrobatics for almost twenty years. As a company dance member for twelve years, she competed and performed in other countries, theme parks, and on cruise ships. Cheering throughout high school and college led to teaching cheernastics, coaching ACC all-star squads, cheering for the NBDL team “The Flight,” and dancing for an arena football team known as “The Vipers”. She has a passion for fitness and has experienced a vast array of workouts like Yoga, Boot Camp, P90X, and running. She’s married to an engineer, has two lovely daughters, is a licensed realtor and spends time painting and auctioneering. Allison looks forward to sharing her energy, enthusiasm, and varied talents with the Xtend Barre community.
Teri Burgess’ greatest passion in life evolved from growing up in the dance world. She attended Point Park College on a full dance scholarship and graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Alabama in Birmingham in 1991 with a B.A. in Dance and a minor in Psychology. Teri’s claims to fame include being Miss UAB 1991, a Miss Alabama talent winner, and choreographer for the UAB Blazer Dance Team. She has taught various forms of dance at private dance studios for over 20 years including the University of Alabama and the Universal Dance Association. Teri and her husband Greg have two wonderful children, Emma and Will. She has found Xtend Barre to be the perfect outlet for her to share her passion for dance and fitness with all of her clients and is super excited about beginning her Xtend Barre journey!
SC Stegman is a native of Huntsville, AL. She is a ballerina at heart! She danced for fourteen years with Alabama Youth Ballet where she had many lead parts. She enjoys dance, music and movement. She also likes hiking, traveling, and the arts around Huntsville. She is thrilled to be part of the Xtend Barre Huntsville team and can’t wait to share her love for encouraging others through group fitness.
Louise has called Huntsville home for almost 14 years. She and her husband Tony have three beautiful children and enjoy an active and full life. Being a competitive runner in races all over the country, leading a balanced and healthy life is important to her. Louise truly enjoys helping others achieve their fitness goals. She has led running groups in the community, and even started a mom and baby stroller program with Fleet Feet Sports Huntsville a few years ago. Giving back to the community is a priority for Louise and her family. They spend time volunteering at the children’s schools, church, and other civic organizations focusing on children and education. Louise also teaches preschool to an energetic and precious class of 3-year-olds! With a background in group fitness classes including Cycle Works, Body Works, Practical Yoga and Step, she comes to Xtend Barre with years of teaching experience. Louise is delighted to be a part of the Xtend Barre Huntsville team and looks forward to motivating clients one plié at a time!
Betsy has loved and lived her performance dreams for the last 18 years. She danced competitively with Jill’s Studio of Dance for 10 years and was a member of the Huntsville High School dance team for 4 years. Betsy enjoys helping people stay fit and achieve their workout goals. As a recent graduate of The University of Alabama, she earned two Bachelor’s Degrees, one in Human Development, Family Studies and the other in Early Childhood Education. With her background in dance and human development studies, Betsy is able to combine her love of teaching with her passion of exercise to help others achieve an overall healthy lifestyle!
Tasha has been in the fitness industry for well over a decade. Upon arriving in Huntsville in 2004, she started her fitness career selling memberships at a local gym. Tasha’s background in counseling led her to want to help people on a more intimate level. After becoming a certified Yoga instructor in 2005, she then became a personal trainer adding several certifications to her resume including Zumba, Pilates, Piloxing and CIZE. Tasha is impassioned about adding Xtend Barre to her repertoire of fitness expertise!
Jordan graduated from Auburn University where she studied Kinesiology and Nutrition. She has always had a passion for fitness and has been a group fitness instructor for 3 years. After moving back home, Jordan wanted to add to her repertoire of fitness expertise. She took her first Xtend Barre class and fell in love! Jordan knew that Xtend Barre Huntsville is where she desired to be teaching, taking classes, pursuing her dreams of a Master Trainer, while passéing her love of fitness on to every client!
After years of playing softball and volleyball, Sidney first discovered a liking for barre upon entering college in search of a replacement fitness regimen. She participated in barre classes at a local studio but it wasn’t until she took her first Xtend Barre class that she really developed a passion for the technique. Sidney decided that becoming an Xtend Barre instructor was the perfect answer to her passion for fitness. Sidney is currently a senior studying Finance at The University of Alabama in Huntsville, and enjoys spending time visiting with family and playing with her dogs when she is not at the barre!
Erika Davis is a recent graduate of the University of Alabama where she received a Bachelor’s of Science in dance and a minor in mathematics. She is currently getting her masters in Information Sciences at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Erika grew up dancing at Susan’s Studio of Dance, became a prominent member of their competition team, and a faculty member at age 16. A few of Erika’s favorite performances include the Dizzy Feet Foundation Gala in Los Angeles and the Young Choreographer’s Festival in New York City. During college, Erika performed in a variety of dance shows including Alabama Repertory Dance Theater and Dance Alabama. She served as the president of Dance Alabama, as well as having her choreography featured each semester. Her most recent choreography projects include Element Dance Company in Huntsville, Broadway Dance Center’s showcase, and Mississippi State University’s Show Choir. Erika finds joy in teaching dance to children with special needs at Merrimack Hall in Huntsville and is looking forward to another great year helping them “dance their dreams.” She is a new performing member of the Arova Contemporary Ballet Company in Birmingham and can’t wait to combine her love for dance with barreology to keep her clients’ bodies on point!
Nikki Phelps grew up in Niagara Falls, NY, and moved to Huntsville in 2011. She enjoys spending time with her two adorable dogs and supportive boyfriend! She doesn’t have a dance background but LOVES barre. Nikki has tried a variety of barre methods but nothing compares to Xtend Barre! The cardio, dance, and Pilates elements make it an awesome total body workout. She is currently working on a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and is super excited about using her passion for fitness to help support Xtend Barre Huntsville’s clients achieve their personal fitness goals.
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