Kimberly Kalpana Bridi

 Kimberly Kalpana Bridi

Teaching: Breathing Practices for Stress Relief

Kimberly Bridi is the executive director of the Mission OM Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) a nonprofit, which provides yoga-based therapies to active military, veterans and their families. She is a pioneer in this field and has spent more than 2.5 years working for the U.S. Army in a military chronic pain clinic as the Department of Defense’s first full-time yoga therapist.

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Cheryl Fenner Brown

Cheryl Fenner Brown

Teaching: Yoga Nidra

Cheryl Fenner Brown, E-RYT 500, is a yoga therapist who found yoga in 2001 as a way to ease chronic back pain and became instantly enchanted by the subtle connections between the breath, body, mind, and emotions. Her deeply educational approach weaves anatomy, philosophy, asana, mudra, chanting, pranayama, and yoga nidra together for a well-rounded experience delivered with compassion and humor.

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Mira Casile

 Mira Casile

Teaching: Gentle Yoga with Guided Relaxation

Mira Casile has been practicing yoga since 2000 and teaching since 2003. Mira received her initial training through Integral Yoga in Laguna Bacalar, Mexico studying with the president from the Integral Yoga in New York. Since then, she has done additional training in Thai Yoga massage, Acu-Yoga, and Kunga Vinyasa. Mira enjoys teaching yoga to live music in a way that acknowledges the body as a temple. She and her husband own One Heart Yoga in Fuquay-Varina, NC.

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Jen Davis

Jen Davis

Teaching: Youth Yoga (ages 6-11) and Youth Yoga (ages 12-17)

Jen Davis began practicing yoga over a decade ago and was hooked from her very first vinyasa class. Soon after that she discovered restorative yoga, which became part of her journey to reduce anxiety and stress in her life. The desire to deepen her practice and understanding of yoga led her to enroll in the teacher training program at Blue Lotus Yoga and Movement Arts.Teachi

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Andrea Dyer

Andrea Dyer

Teaching: Yin Yoga for Spring Energy

Andrea Dyer, a self-described "yoga mutt," took her first yoga class in college and became a serious student of multiple yoga styles in the mid-90's. A dedicated teacher, Andrea finds bliss in sharing yoga and is inspired by everyone she meets on her yogic path.  Andrea’s classes reflect her passion for sharing yoga and her authentic, warm and lighthearted spirit. 

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Anisha Desai Fraser

Anisha Desai Fraser

Teaching: Pangu Yoga

Anisha Desai Fraser is a passionate and thriving Acupuncturist, Yoga teacher and Energy Healer based in Raleigh, North Carolina where she consults, teaches classes, workshops and maintains a private practice. She is known for her soulful warmth, inspiring and nurturing style, which allow her clients to heal deeply. A yoga practitioner since 2003, Anisha has been drawn to the strength and beauty of many different traditions throughout her life.

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Marcy Braverman Goldstein

Marcy Braverman Goldstein

Teaching: Embodying Sanskrit, the Language of Yoga

Upon encountering Sanskrit twenty years ago, Marcy Braverman Goldstein, Ph.D. was riveted by its mellifluous sound and intricate grammar.  Drawing from doctoral training at the University of California, Santa Barbara, tutorials with Dr. B.N. Pandit in New Delhi, and twenty years of practicing yoga, Marcy has taught in various educational settings for over 15 years.

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Susan Kilmon

Susan Kilmon

Teaching: The Heart of Chair Yoga

Susan Kilmon is committed to her own personal growth educationally, spiritually, and professionally since beginning the study of yoga in 1993. She is a 500-hour Certified Professional Level Kripalu Yoga Teacher registered with Yoga Alliance. She is also a member of the Kripalu Yoga Teachers Association (KYTA), a professional association with over 2000 yoga teachers in over 30 countries.

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Bob Maiers

Bob Maiers

Teaching: From Soup to Nuts: An All-Levels Purna Yoga Practice

Bob Maiers, RYT500, CPYI, began his study of yoga in 2001 out of an interest in athletics and health. Living an active lifestyle for over 60 years, he appreciated the positive energy and welcoming community in his yoga classes. Bob has a light, energetic teaching style, is extremely sincere and incorporates humor in his classes while maintaining an atmosphere of safety and relaxation.

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