Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio

How many years have you practiced yoga: 11 years

Favorite yoga pose: Savasana

Words to live by: Always be you.

Why did you start practicing yoga: Self care

Mantra or daily affirmation: Playing small is no longer an option.

Favorite book: Catcher In The Rye

Your advice for beginner yogis: Keep coming. Be committed to the feeling of the practice not what the practice looks like. It's not about having a picture perfect pose.

3 words to describe you: Driven, determined, creative

The pose that challenges you the most: All of them

What's your teaching style: I teach many styles of yoga but music is incorporated in every class.

What do you do for fun: Spend time with friends and family.

What are you most grateful for: Being alive

What brings you peace: Creating one thing new.

Where is your happy place: Home

Who/what inspires you the most: My three children

Instagram handle: @Awaketomysoul