Instructors

amanda mccarroll

Amanda McCarroll

Amanda's ultra-smooth vinyasa style calms the mind, tones the body, and promotes greater flexibility. It ultimately teaches students how to use yoga as a tool ...
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carolina vivas

Carolina Vivas

Yoga has been a big part of Carolina's life for a long time, and she strongly believes that having a consistent practice creates impactful changes ...
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Goldie Graham

Goldie Graham, now based out of San Diego, is a traveling yoga instructor who leads workshops, teacher trainings and retreats around the globe. She is ...
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linda armijo

Linda Armijo

Linda’s journey into the practice and study of yoga began twenty years ago. While exploring various styles of yoga, she was instantly drawn to the ...
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michael defrancisco

Michael DeFrancisco

Michael DeFrancisco was a student of, and learned to teach meditation directly from his holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. He has created and teaches an improved ...
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Jon Old-Rowe Buddhi Yoga

Jon Old-Rowe

Fourteen years ago I began yoga in a teacher training. It was actually a practice that began to quell my mind's desires and addictions to ...
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Michelle Hackett

I took my first Ashtanga yoga class in January of 2003 with Natasha Teran. Finding myself lucky with an amazing teacher, I have been practicing ...
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jenna zabrosky

Jenna Zabrosky

Jenna's vinyasa classes challenge students to look beyond the physical poses and see what they can take with them off the mat. She creates an ...
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Sheel Seidler

Sheel Seidler

Sheel (aka Jai Guru Sheel) has advanced training in Kundalini (500+ hr) and Hatha Yoga (200 hr), and is fascinated with how to apply ancient ...
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julia peck

Julia Peck

Julia is excited to join the Buddhi Yoga teaching team after a four year adventure in China where she was teaching at the popular Y+ ...
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Kathleen Rafaat

Kathleen Rafaat

Kathleen became interested in yoga during the 1990’s as a triathlete and professional triathlon coach, allowing her to keep her body flexible after many hours ...
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Magdalena Patterson Buddhi Yoga

Magdalena Patterson

Throughout her decade-long career in the fitness industry, Magdalena worked at San Diego’s top health clubs as a personal trainer, group class instructor, and boot ...
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tori washington

Tori Washington

Ten years ago, Tori first stepped foot on a yoga mat with the intention to overcome and transform her paralyzing anxiety. Since, she's experienced profound ...
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jen snyder

Jen Snyder

At the age of 28, I stepped into my first yoga class and was instantly hooked. I continued immersing myself in the experience of each ...
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natasha oxe

Natasha Oxe

I grew up on the north shore of Oahu where exercise and healthy living was the way of life. I have been taking yoga classes ...
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Leah Vacher

Leah first tried yoga in 2006. Her yoga practice was on and off until 2012 when she got introduced to the La Jolla Yoga Center ...
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Andrés Sette Arruza

Andrés is passionate about helping students explore, and ultimately create a practice of personal connection through the practice of Yoga. He first took an interest ...
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alice zarka

Alice Zarka

Alice Zarka started practicing yoga in 2009 as a way to slow down mentally in college and restore physically after years of sports. Soon after ...
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Jenny Lampe

Jenny Lampe

Growing up, I spent much of my free time competing in sports from gymnastics to diving to volleyball. Once college and adult life hit, I ...
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lauren archer

Lauren Archer

The strong, fluid and alignment-focused style of Lauren's classes is a reflection of what she has found most beneficial in her years of practice. One ...
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Stephanie Poiani

Stephanie did yoga sporadically for fun while she was a freshman at the University of Arizona. During her time as an undergraduate she decided to ...
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Michelle Kavieff

Life changed for Michelle Kavieff the day she first arrived on her yoga mat. So drawn to the mindful and healing practice of yoga, Michelle ...
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Lisa Fasano

Lisa Fasano

Lisa Fasano discovered her love for yoga while attending massage school in New York at the New York College of Health Professions in 2005. Upon ...
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Lori Lin

Ever since Lori Lin was young, dancing and performing arts have been an integral part of her life. Later in her mid 20s, she became ...
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stephanie jones

Stephanie Jones

Stephanie began practicing yoga as a way to release the physical stress from teaching daily cycling and strength training classes. After finishing college and entering ...
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Hana Pepin

Hana Pepin

Hana Pepin has been teaching in San Diego for over 7 years and leading Mala Making Workshops for 5. She has completed over 1,000 hours ...
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