Judy Amalia Raby hails from London, United Kingdom and is the founder of JAR Barre in North Carolina. After retiring from a career in nursing, Judy directed her energy to the fitness industry. With certifications in Barre and Yoga, she guides her clients to optimal fitness. Currently, JAR Barre works with private clients, leads group fitness classes and manages corporate fitness groups. Her classes offer a variety of challenging moves which are always fun and infused with upbeat music to help push out those extra reps (leading to peak fitness). Her true passion lies in changing individual’s lives by guiding them to move their bodies in new ways that not only optimize fitness but overall health. In Judy’s free time she enjoys preparing for half marathons, weight training and choreographing classes. Her favorite activity is spending time with her 9 years old son and 3-year-old Vizsla pup London.