No-one knows the power of breathe better then Maria. After getting her undergrad Maria started out working at St. Peters University Hospital in the NICU as a Respiratory Therapist. After changing careers, to a successful mortgage banker, Maria was drawn to Thai Yoga Therapy; she has completed 3 levels of certification at Lotus Palm School. This was the beginning of her yoga path as a career. She was trained as a teacher at Kula-Kamala, earning RYT certification through the Yoga Alliance in March 2010. She completed her training receiving certifications for teaching and yoga therapy. Maria is also certified in Reiki for the past seven years and working on her Reiki Masters certificate. Known for her kindness, and healing inherent in her nature, Maria hosts a myriad of events and workshops for other practitioners in the wellness community which include meditations, couple’s workshops, and one-on-one activities.