Nicole Druga began her practice at Sterling Yoga in 2005, where she continues to feel most at home. Since then she has been assisting her teacher and mentor Sterling Painton, as well as, teaching beginning and restorative yoga classes throughout the week. Recently, she received her 200 RYT Yoga Bloom Certification with Cora Wen and she has been certified as a Relax and Renew Yoga Instructor by Judith Hanson Lasater. She continues to be a student of Senior Iyengar teachers Manouso Manos and Judith Hanson Lasater and also Cora Wen and Doug Keller. She completed a year-long Deep Study in the Iyengar Tradition with Sara Azarius Eichmiller. Her teaching style is gentle, relaxing and fun; paying particular attention to alignment to ensure that that her students achieve the greatest potential in their practice. Her deepening love of yoga is helping her to understand this quote to the fullest ~ “Do not rush through life, pause and enjoy it.” – Chinese Fortune Cookie
Nicole has also been a Reiki practitioner since 2009, receiving her Reiki II Attunement from Rev. Linda Martin, a Certified Reiki Master Teacher, in March of 2013. She uses the Usui/Hayashi Reiki System during her healing sessions. She provides Reiki treatments and yoga classes at Sterling Yoga in Dormont, PA. Visit for contact information.