Pilates By The Sea | 504 S. Bayfront, Ste. 102 | Newport Beach, CA 92662 | 949-673-7350

About Us

Cynthia Longfield

OCC Pilates Certification
Gyrotonic® Certification

Cynthia has an amazing background in Dance, Ballet, Jazz, Flamenco, and Ballet Folklorico. Cynthia began her Pilates journey 20 years ago after a car accident. Her dance teacher recommended her to use the Pilates Method for rehabilitation. Cynthia moved from Northern California to Southern California to pursue a career in Pilates. She was the first to receive the Pilates and Dance Conditioning Certification through Orange Coast College. She received a dance scholarship with great recognition from Director of Dance Karen Shanley in 2001. She continued her education by receiving certification in the Gyrotonic® method. Cynthia opened Pilates by the Sea in 2005. She has been teaching Pilates and Gyrotonic® methods while enhancing the community's lifestyle and fitness goals.


Jennie Sustaita

BASI Pilates Certification
Dancer, Choreographer



Erica Villalpando

Aline Pilates Certification
Dancer, Choreographer

Erica received her B.A. in Dance from Chapman University in 2001 and her Associate Degree in Humanities and Dance from Menefee College 1999. She is an Aline Certified Pilates instructor and teaches Dance and Pilates throughout Orange and Los Angeles counties. Erica is currently on the dance faculty at Golden West College and Orange Coast College. In 2007 she joined the staff of Pilates by the Sea and Yogaworks CostaMesa.Read More

Susan Ho Berzon
BASI Pilates Certification

Susan Berzon is a BASI Certified Pilates Instructor with nearly 10 years of teaching experience. Susan has trained in private Studios, Health Clubs and Physical Therapy clinics in Hong Kong, Chicago, Boca Raton and Southern California. She has worked with a variety of clients with different goals and objectives. Susan is a former corporate executive who was introduced to Pilates by her Physical Therapist for back problems. Inspired by the results, Susan went from being an enthusiastic Pilates student to a passionate Instructor.

Amanda Goldey
BASI Pilates Certification

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504 S. Bayfront, Ste. 102 | Newport Beach, CA 92662
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