Debbie is a trained and registered 500-hour RYT with Yoga Alliance.
She has her 200-hour Prana Flow Vinyasa RYT with Micheline Berry at Yogani Studios, Tampa, FL and her 300-hr Advanced Studies in Yoga, Ashville Yoga Center, Asheville, NC.
Debbie was introduced to yoga as a complimentary balance to high impact activities. She has been practicing yoga for over 20 years. Her solid athletic foundation has allowed her to develop a strong and versatile practice which she continues to evolve and nourish. Her inspiration and love of liquid asana and expression began when she attended a workshop with Micheline Berry. Through practice and study, Debbie has embodied the disciplined. Through teaching shares her passion and the joy of giving. She has studied with Micheline Berry, Stephanie Keach, Julian Walker and Annie Carpenter, Doug Keller, Leslie Kaminoff, Michael Stone, Anna Forest, Mathew Sanford and Annie Okerlin. She has studied Ashtanga with Saraswathi Jois at K Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute, Mysore, India. She teaches Aerial Swing Yoga classes upon request and has taught TBI, PTSD and Spinal Cord Injury patients at the James A Haley Veterans Hospital.
A versatile instructor, she teaches Power, Vinyasa Flow- all levels, Restorative, Adaptive and Children’s classes. In addition to studio practice she works with individual and small group private lesson tailoring the practice to individual needs. She continues to nourish and grow her knowledge and practice through exposure to extraordinary teachers and experiences. Through yoga she has found balance and calm honoring her mantra “Move the Body, Calm the Mind, Heal the Spirit”.