Lisa Elliott-Pruitt Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, Lisa â€œElliottâ€ Pruitt is a native Hoosier. With degrees in communication from the University of Indianapolis and Purdue University, Elliott has won numerous regional and national awards for her writing, editing, design, photography and public relations expertise. Currently, Elliott works as a consultant for Alcoa, Inc., a Fortune 50 company. Fueled by a passion for physical fitness, Elliott turned a lifelong love of sports into a teaching post in 1996. Working for Ballyâ€™s and the Greenbriar Athletic Club, Elliott has taught hi/lo impact, toning, kick boxing, boot camp, step, spinning, resist-a-ball, hip hop dance, swing dance, and Zumba. She has training in all types of dance and pilates. Her high energy and fun-loving personality make classes invigorating and enjoyable. Elliott is married to John W. Pruitt. The two have four children: Francesca (five months), Sophia (2), Evan (11) and Claire (14).