Carrie Treister

Meet Yoga Teacher Carrie Treister

Carrie Treister, E-RYT 200, has been teaching yoga since 2008 and is a graduate of Cleveland Yoga’s first teacher training! In 2012 Carrie was invited to take two teacher trainings with Jonny Kest, following those she led yoga teacher training under his direction.

She is inspired by many teachers and is grateful for being able to study under so many, including, Tami Schneider, Jonny Kest, Marni Task, Leslie Kaminoff, Tao Porchon Lynch and more!



Beachwood, Ohio

Sun Sign:




3 words to describe you:

Kind, Compassionate & Creative

What can’t you live without?

Laughter & Love

The pose that challenges me the most:

Backbends (They force me to slow down and to remember to breathe)

Words to live by:

“Let the beauty that you love, be what you do.” – Rumi

Words to describe your teaching style:

Grounded, Edgy, Inspiring

I’ve never forgotten the moment in yoga when…

I first lifted into wheel – I don’t actually bend, so I learned to use other areas of my body and breathe to achieve it!