Owner & Director of the Yoga Shed
Director of SIYI Teacher Training program
Yoga Alliance 500hr Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher
Certified Advanced Precision Alignment Yoga Teacher
Certified AcroYoga® Teacher
Certified AFPA Personal Trainer
Certified PSIA Snowboard Instructor
Certified USPA Skydiving Coach
Growing up in New Zealand, Emma has always enjoyed an active lifestyle. She is an adventurous, outdoors woman, with a love for action sports. She was trained in the and has been teaching Yoga for the past 14+ years both in and New Zealand.
In 2003 Emma completed a 2 year, 1000 hour intensive ‘Precision Alignment Yoga Teacher Training Certification’, at the Southern Institute for Yoga Instructors (SIYI). Her Primary teachers are SIYI Founders, Betty Larsen and John Charping. Emma continues to work with John and Betty on a regular basis. Emma has also had the pleasure, and honor of working with other teachers including: Erich Schiffman, Roger Cole, Bobby Goldin, Nichala Joy Devi, Felicity Green, Bryan Kest, Anodea Judith, Jason Nemer and more…
Emma is registered with the International Yoga Alliance at the 500hr, Experienced Advanced level. In 2008, Emma became the Director of SIYI’s Teacher Training Certification Program.
Emma loves to travel the world teaching yoga, she has had the pleasure of sharing her knowledge and experience in many wonderful places recently such places have included Laos, Zambia, Australia and Russia. Emma specializes in teacher training, workshops, Masterclasses and Private sessions.
In addition to her Yoga Teaching, Emma’s passions include Skydiving, Snowboarding, Surfing, AcroYoga and Human Body and spending lots of snuggle time with her 2 dogs:)