Mandy is a Body worker, Dancer, Artist, Photographer, Master Gardener, Traveler, Student, Mother, and Wife who has been living off the grid in Alaska for the past 16 years. Yoga has been a part of Mandy’s life since she was 8 years old.
She has been teaching yoga since 1998.
Mandy infuses these aspects of her self into her teaching , approaching the practice as a sacred time to tune in, listen and let the gems of the body/mind/heart emerge via the awareness of movement and breath.
I thank my teachers Shiva Rea- the goddess who continues to infuse my practice and life throughout the sacred cycles of the year. Sarahjoy Marsh, Baba Hari Dass and the Mt Madonna Center crew, Saranna Miller, Thomas Fortel, my teachers from the Naropa Institute, and those who are still to appear in my life.
Mandy is a certified 200 hour in Prana Flow, holds a B.A. in Contemplative Psychology with a focus in Health & Healing from Naropa Institute (1998) and is a Certified Massage Therapist from Twin Lakes College in Santa Cruz (2002)., and a Community Wellness Certificate from the University of Alaska Southeast.(2008)