julie katz

Julie comes to SLT as a lifelong fitness enthusiast and certified personal trainer. Her experience runs the gamut from feeling the runner’s high as a marathoner to achieving Zen as a devoted yoga practitioner. She will use her background in individual and group training to enhance the experience of everyone who takes her class.  Raised in sunny South Florida, Julie will bring a natural warmth and encouragement to her students while also challenging them to work their hardest.  Prior to following her passion for health and fitness, Julie practiced law in New York City.  With a fierce personality and a natural motivator, you’re sure to get a good workout! 


This fitness cameleon was a dancer for over twenty years, a certified yoga and barre instructor. An overall workout enthusiast, Kerry loves the fitness community and the myriad of options to stay healthy and fit.  You can find her on the subway, green juice in hand, bouncing from studio to studio in the craziest of patterned capris!  

farah goldstein

Farah was a corporate lawyer in her “past life” before finding her groove as a fitness instructor. She parlayed her passions for music and dance into teaching Zumba, which led to also becoming a spin instructor. Willing to try any fitness class, Farah has participated in everything from circuit training to Pilates, and found SLT to be the perfect complement to her cardio workouts, strength training, and hot yoga practice. She is ready to help you change your body, mind, and life with her challenging routines and bumpin’ music!

nicole buBniak

Nicole comes to SLT as health and fitness fanatic. With a background in dance and a registered nurse, she is sure to keep you moving with perfect form and alignment. She fell in love with Megaformer as soon as she stepped foot on it. The heart pumping music and hard core workout had her hooked. Nicole brings sky high energy and passion with every workout she teaches while she educates clients on the how and why of SLT. You will leave her class feeling strong, energetic and of course sweaty. Like they say "better sore than sorry!". 


This busy mom of three and former lawyer-turned fitness enthusiast fell in love with SLT after her first class! Stephanie's passion for being active began in her childhood as she trained as a figure skater and dancer. During her teenage years, Stephanie added playing tennis and running to her repertoire and found her love of fitness. Whether it is her early morning runs, spin classes, or the Megaformer, Stephanie gives 100% to her workouts and now, is thrilled to share that dedication and commitment with her clients at SLT!

lucy chambers

Born in England, raised on Long Island, this fitness pro is part sass and all manners.  Having danced and taught various forms of dance and fitness for the majority of her life, Lucy's class is dynamic, challenging, and always connected to the music.  For Lucy, the ultimate workout is difficult, fun, and feels a little bit like a party!

amy saunders

Born and raised in the Midwest m, Amy joins the SLT Short Hills teams with a background in all forms of movement including dance, HIIT, and corrective exercise. As a management consultant by day and fitness instructor by night she will help you find your own balance in class. When the music starts it’s all about that mind/body connection and challenging the body to reach new limits. She hopes to share her love of SLT with all of her clients!

lauren alifano

Over 2 years ago, Lauren fell in love with the smart, intense, and always challenging workout that is SLT. As a dancer, Lauren has always been a fitness enthusiast but she was hooked on SLT after her very first class! Inspired by the amazing instructors, Lauren decided to take the next step in her career and become an instructor. She also teaches dance and is currently pursuing her Masters Degree in Dance Education. Lauren loves to push the limits in her classes and promises that you will be "sore not sorry!” She is excited to bring her passion for fitness to her SLT classes and clients!