Education

2005-2007
Pratt Institute, School of Art and Design, Master of Fine Arts (Painting) Brooklyn, NY
2000-2003
Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting/Drawing) Denver, CO

Certifications

2003
200-Hour Teacher Training Program, Core Power Yoga Denver, CO
2003-Present
200-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT), Yoga Alliance

Training

2006
112-Hour, Level II Teacher Training,
Baptiste Power Yoga Institute Helena, MT
2005
75-Hour, Level I Teacher Training,
Baptiste Power Yoga Institute The Big Island, HI

Work Experience

2008-Present
Yoga Instructor, Big Apple Power Yoga
New York, NY
Teach 90-minute open level classes based on Baptiste Power Vinyasa Yoga.
Classes consist of 10-20 students in a room heated up to 95.

2008-Present
Yoga Instructor, Life in Motion Yoga Center
New York, NY
Teach 90-minute open level Vinyasa and Hatha classes.

2006-Present Senior
Yoga Instructor, Breath and Body Yoga
Austin, TX
Teach classes and workshops on a visiting basis at a Baptiste Affiliate Studio.
Classes consist of 10-30 students and are taught in a room heated up to 95.

2008 Volunteer English Teacher,
Lhasa Kungshon Language School Lhasa, Tibet
Taught English language to Chinese and Tibetan students ages 12-25.
Instructed 10-40 students for 3-hour sessions, 2 times per day, 6 days per week.
Shared an apartment provided by the school with four other Volunteer Teachers.

2007 Baptiste Power Vinyasa Yoga Assistant
San Francisco, CA
Assisted Baron Baptiste during the San Francisco Yoga Journal Conference.

2005 Yoga Instructor,
Joy Yoga Center
Houston, TX
Taught 75-minute Vinyasa Yoga classes for 10-30 students.
Additional instruction in pranayama (breathing) and meditation techniques.

2003-2005 Yoga Instructor,
Core Power Yoga Colorado Springs and Denver, CO
Taught 75-minute Power Vinyasa Yoga classes for 20-50 students in a room heated up to 95.