Molly Tobin

Meredith HoltStaff

Molly Tobin Staff Molly started practicing yoga in 2015, found the Yoga Garden community in 2017, and completed YGSF’s 200-hour training in early 2019. Like many yogis before her, she experienced a series of transformative personal and spiritual events after training. She quit her job, meditated in the woods of … Read More



HEATHER SOTO Front Desk Heather is a California native, recently arrived to SF, and is searching for a community to serve. She began studying yoga in 2014 as a way of developing her spirituality and general wellness, and it’s led her on a journey around the world to finally come … Read More

Summer Ellison


SUMMER ELLISON Graphic Design Summer Ellison is a graphic and web designer based out of San Francisco. For her, the title “designer” is not simply a hobby or a profession, but rather, a way of life, a method of discovery, and a manner of responding to the outer and inner … Read More

Brendan Crosson


BRENDAN CROSSON Front Desk A San Francisco native, Brendan has been drawn to yoga from a history with dance, seeking better understanding of mental well-being and physical health. When not assisting you or behind a desk, he can be found buried in books, preferably having hiked into some of the … Read More

Lindsey Meacham


Lindsey Meacham Front Desk A long-time meditation and yoga practitioner, Lindsey began teaching as a way to connect more deeply with her neighbors and friends. She completed a 200 RYT through Yandara Yoga Institute in 2009 and since that time has dedicated her work to mentorship, volunteering and team building … Read More

Teresa Yung


TERESA YUNG Front Desk Teresa was born and raised in Bethesda, MD where she began her yoga journey in the hot world of Bikram. She studied Economics at the University of Maryland and spent years navigating the political halls at the Department of Commerce leading Clean and Green Tech Mission … Read More

Meredith Holt

David NelsonStaff, Teacher

Meredith has been a part of the Yoga Garden team since 2014, cultivating community and teaching yoga and meditation. She has a passion for being awake in the world and yoga has been a profound practice of aligning thoughts, words, and actions with a deep soul intention, orienting her to more kindness, compassion, and love.


David NelsonStaff

DAVID NELSON Owner | Teacher Trainer David started practicing yoga to seek relief from chronic back pain and found that yoga was a powerful and dynamic medium to explore the meaning of life. David began teaching in 1998, and has studied Bikram, Ashtanga and Iyengar yoga. He was certified by … Read More