Molly TobinTrauma-Informed YTT

DIVYA BALAKRISHNAN As a Tamil-American yoga teacher brought up around the world, Divya’s cross-cultural identity is inextricable from her approach to teaching wellness practices and advocating for social justice. Seeing her culture manipulated for the western market stirred her to use art and yoga to reclaim ancestral wisdom. Her classes … Read More


Molly TobinTrauma-Informed YTT

CRYSTAL MCCREARY E-RYT 500, RCYT Crystal McCreary is a lead yoga, mindfulness and health educator & teacher trainer with 14+ years of experience in instructing yoga and mindfulness to people of all ages. She is a coach & mentor with a passion for implementing comprehensive wellness programs within schools and … Read More

Alexandra Rossi

David Nelson300-Hour Faculty, Prenatal YTT Faculty, Teacher, Trauma-Informed YTT

Alexandra Rossi, a Paris native, shares the practice of yoga with everyone, from children to adults, in an honest and playful way. Her personal practice has taken her from therapeutic based Anusara Yoga to a more restorative practice, influenced by Judith Lasater, Yin yoga and Yoga Nidra.

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Max Kopeikin

David Nelson200-Hour Faculty, 300-Hour Faculty, Teacher, Trauma-Informed YTT

MAX KOPEIKIN E-RYT 500 | Teacher | Teacher Trainer  Max (he/him or she/her) is a yoga nerd with a deep passion for the practice. His classes are alignment-centered and can range from dynamic to gentle or restorative. His primary influences come from his longtime practices of Anusara, Iyengar, Restorative, Gentle … Read More

Karen Macklin

David Nelson200-Hour Faculty, 300-Hour Faculty, Teacher, Trauma-Informed YTT

Karen Macklin, E-RYT 500, has taught yoga since 2008 with an emphasis on balancing energy, healing the body and mind, deepening awareness and insight. Her classes are typically slower, rhythmic flows that both challenge students and offer them an opportunity to enter a space of meditation and inquiry.