Meet Ilyse

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Meet Ilyse Baker, a woman whose personality is as contagious and charismatic as her enthusiasm for fitness and dance.

CEO and creator of the dance fitness program Dancinerate®, Ilyse is a celebrity trainer and one of the most sought after dance instructors in America. Ilyse is the lead talent and sole choreographer for The Ultimate Dance Party Kit for Weight Watchers. Ilyse is a lead instructor for multiple global fitness brands including QiClub, FitnessGlo, and Wellbeats.

Based in Los Angeles, Ilyse travels the World showing people the power of expressing themselves through dance movement. Through this experience, one steps out of their comfort zone to Dance Like Nobody Is Watching…But Know That Everyone Is.

Ilyse’s programs have caught the media’s attention where she has been featured on EXTRA, LA 18, Access Healthy Hollywood, FOX’s Everyday Denver, CBS’ Talk Philly and on Exercise TV and Fit TV. Ilyse has been on the cover of American Fitness Magazine, featured in SHAPE, SELF Magazine, Bella, Redbook, Diets in Review and Girls Life as well as on,,, and many others.  Ilyse is an AFAA Certified Fitness Instructor and has a Bachelor of Arts in Dance Performance and Dance Education from Point Park University.

Named Top Trainer in the Country for Dance by Exercise TV, Ilyse has also appeared in numerous fitness DVDs including workouts with “Biggest Loser” instructor Kim Lyons and ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” champion Cheryl Burke.  She has danced professionally and toured throughout the United States and the Caribbean. Ilyse was chosen to represent dance fitness at the Asian Academy of Sports Fitness Professionals in Beijing, China.

Never one to stand still for too long, Ilyse has developed a branded line of women’s tank tops and tees based upon her favorite sayings while teaching. With a passion to help “anybody that comes to me” and praised as a trainer “like no other,” Ilyse teaches dance and fitness to at-risk youth in the greater LA area as well as private lessons.

To top it all, whether you’re young, old, big or small, it’s safe to say that

Ilyse Loves Your Sexy Everything

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