Alexis is an Oklahoma native who travelled to California in search of art, nature, and adventure. She graduated from Cal Poly in 2012 with a degree in Art and Design. Her love of art guided her towards the practice of yoga as a means of personal expression, stress relief and inner peace. Alexis studied under Roxy Borger and Gabriel Remliel in the Smiling Dog Yoga teacher training class of 2015/2016, earning her RYC 200 hour certification. Her teaching style combines fluid movement, connection with breath, mindfulness, and acceptance of self. Alexis believes that yoga is a means for deepening respect and love of the body, mind and spirit. She embraces and celebrates all shapes, sizes, and abilities in her classes.
Alexis has been working in human services at non-profits around the Central Coast for the last 5 years supporting individuals of all ages and backgrounds. She has a devotion to serving her community and creating positive, empathic connections with those around her.