I am an R.N., MSN trained in Cardiology as a clinical ICU/CCU Nurse. I retired from The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas as a Director of Nursing.
I completed my 200 RYT In May 2015 at Joyful Yoga with Marti Dowman 500RYT.
From January 2016 through May of 2017 I completed my 500RYT at Joyful Yoga with Jacqueline Chiodo 500RYT. I completed 2 KAY training programs at Joyful Yoga in 2018 and I am a certified Kid’s yoga Instructor.
I live half time in New Jersey and started teaching yoga in the Summer of 2015 upon graduating from the yoga program. I teach a Basic Yoga/Nidra class three days a week at the Community Clubhouse in Erskine Lake. The summer of 2018 I started a Children’s yoga program for 7-12 year olds on a weekly basis. Using the KAY format.
The remainder of the year I spend in Bonita Springs I also teach three days a week at my Community Clubhouse at Barefoot Beach. I Volunteer my services at each of these Venues.
I substitute teach at Joyful Yoga. I enjoy teaching Basic. Gentle. Yin, Restorative and Kids yoga classes. Yoga has transformed my life and I am grateful to share my skills with others.
Outside the studio I remain active playing golf, biking, swimming, hiking and boating. I have completed an annual mini-triathlon since 2013 and I am a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.