Teacher Bios

  • Nick Young

  • In Nick Young's childhood home playing music was as natural as breathing. As a young person along with vocals, guitar an[...]
  • Elliot Glasser

  • "Elliot Glasser (Little Planet) is an experienced DJ and producer. He studies Music Technology at California Institute o[...]
  • Jivan

  • Jivan is a singer, songwriter, guitarist and percussionist who lives on Kauai with his lovely wife and 2 awesome teens. [...]
  • Jim Beckwith

  • Jim Beckwith (Hanuman Das) is an accomplished musician and songwriter. His love of music and yoga inspired him to focus [...]
  • Cali Conscious

  • Cali Conscious blends Roots Reggae, Alternative, Folk-Rock, Jazz, and RnB with melodic choruses, 3-part harmonies, upbea[...]
  • Carmen Curtis

  • Carmen is a national team champion gymnast from UCLA. Professional aerialist, choreographer and harness specialist, accl[...]
  • Gillian Larson

  • Dream it, Believe it, Prepare for it, DO IT !! Gillian Larson has never satisfied her appetite for adventure and travel [...]
  • Christie Hall

  • Suffering from joint and disc degeneration, I began studying yoga in 1995. The pain relief brought on by regular practic[...]
  • Julie Jackson

  • Julie Jackson opened Breathe Yoga Studio in Redlands, California in 2009.   Julie has had a desire to share l[...]
  • Yogi Ramesh

  • Yogi Ramesh is one of the finest laughing yoga teachers in the world. His ability to bring tears of laughter to all thos[...]
  • Leeza Villagomez

  • Born and raised in Corona, California formerly a Ford Model, having lived in more than 15 countries, it is by no coincid[...]
  • Carol Treadwell

  • According to Dr. Mehmet Oz, “Energy Medicine is the last great frontier in medicine.”  Carol is a Certified Eden Energy [...]
  • Zach Jenkins

  • While studying English Literature, Zach began practicing Buddhist Meditation. Soon, he began to synchronize Buddhist phi[...]
  • Lemia Astarabadi

  • Lemia is a passionate artist and teacher – sharing her love and devotion to oneness consciousness with the world in a fi[...]
  • Cass Bartlett

  • Originally from Australia, Cass had a very active lifestyle growing up with a background in gymnastics and running. She [...]
  • The Conscious Groove

  • The Conscious Groove shares their heart’s passion with joy and the intention to unite beings as One through music.  Thro[...]
  • Joshua Bowser

  • Joshua is a practical spiritual lover of music and yoga.  He loves to share with all people the positive effects of sacr[...]
  • Kartar Kaur

  • Karen May's spiritual name is Kartar Kaur, translated as "Lioness/Princess of God's deeds" — an active, creative princip[...]
  • Jennifer Sparks

  • Jennifer Sparks - voice, flute, harp, guitar, piano and harmonium - is a classically trained musician with a degree in m[...]
  • Christie Smirl

  • Christie Smirl believes that the power of healing resides inside everyone, this power only needs to be awakened! Come jo[...]
  • Lisa Aniello

  • Lisa began practicing yoga in 1998 and has been a Registered Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance since 1999. As a lifelong l[...]
  • Eddie Young

  • Eddie Young has been playing music since the late 60’s… First it was Rock music, (Guitar, then eventually Bass Guitar) t[...]
  • The Third Eye Band

  • The Third Eye Band explores musical spirituality by any means necessary and through all necessary means.
  • The Clapping Monkeys

  • The Clapping Monkeys kirtan band marries the contemporary sounds of cello, banjo and guitar with the more traditional so[...]
  • Claudia Eads, MD

  • On leaving her medical practice in 1989, at a time of great stress and loss, yoga found Claudia. For the first time, she[...]
  • Colin Schour

  • As an athlete, student, teacher and outdoor enthusiast, Yoga came quite naturally to Colin… sort of. After years [...]
  • Titanya Monique Dahlin

  • Titanya Monique Dahlin is the creator of Energy Medicine Dance! Energy Medicine Dance is a form of creative healing move[...]
  • Gina Decker

  • Gina Decker is a master yoga teacher and the studio director at Green Tara Yoga in Upland, CA.  Gina began the practice [...]
  • Lisa Harris

  • Lisa Harris has practiced and taught hatha yoga since 1998.  An avid learner, she has received training and certificat[...]
  • Alona Smith

  • Alona began practicing Yoga over ten years ago. A knee injury received after running a marathon led her to her first cla[...]
  • Nancy Rascon

  • Nancy Rascon is a beautiful light of energy and joy! At the Big Bear Yoga Festival she will be offering a beautiful comb[...]
  • Scott Miller

  • Scott Miller is the founder of Western Yoga College, a beautiful offering of teaching teachers how to teach! After study[...]
  • Karen Russell

  • Karen Russell, producer and host, has always been a rare talent, an innovator and a leader. Her career began at the age [...]
  • Lisa Ann Gold

  • Lisa Ann Gold is in love with helping find the best of yourself. She is versed in most physical forms yoga incarnates. T[...]
  • Daniel Head

  • Daniel Head, born and raised in Redlands, CA has always had a love for his community and a dream to bring Power Yoga to [...]
  • Kathy Bolte

  • Kathy Bolte has studied Ashtanga, Yin, and Anusara Yoga. Her classes are shaped by elegant alignment principles, life af[...]