Ayurveda Health Educator, Yoga Teacher & Teacher Training Faculty
Gwen is an E-RYT 500 yoga instructor and is a member of the Green Lotus Teacher Training faculty. She received her first certification in yoga from The White Lotus Foundation in Santa Barbara, California with Ganga White and Tracey Rich. She has studied with and been influenced by Erich Schiffman, Bryan Kest, Ana Forrest, Natasha Rizopolous, and Daren Friezen. She is also an NASM-, NIHS-, and ACE-certified Personal Trainer. She has been practicing yoga for more than 20 years and has been teaching yoga since 2004 in homes, studios, gyms, and businesses around the metro area.
In October 2009 she received her 300-hour certification as a Yoga and Ayurveda Health Educator from Dr. David Frawley, Director of the American Institute of Vedic Studies. Dr. Frawley, Pandit Vamadeva Shastri, is considered one of Americas’ foremost scholars and teachers of Vedic ways of knowledge (vidyas).
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Gwen, thank you so much for the expertise and insight that you provided during my Ayurvedic Consult! I refer back to the written information and program you provided me with when I feel unbalanced. You have made a difference in my quality of life and I am forever grateful! Live, Love and Laugh,