Melissa has been studying Hatha yoga since 2001 and teaching since 2006. She is a graduate of the Vinyasa Krama Asana, Pranayama and Meditation Loyola Marymount University sequence and has studied regularly with Srivatsa Ramaswami. Melissa was certified with mini yogis in 2008. Melissa brings a playful and grounded awareness by using seasonal verses and core stabilization. Melissa loves teaching for mini yogis.
yoga is a gift
It is an uplifting, noncompetitive, mind-expanding, and fun way for children to build strength, spirit, and self-esteem.
mastering the ancient art of being a kid!
"...Your class has really helped me persevere and stay strong through tough times...Through your class, I am learning how to channel that negative energy and focus on positive aspects of life and my future. "
- katie irwin, (adult) power yoga student