Tatiana Sanchez, founder of Shaktimuse Yoga, AcroYoga, & Thai Bodywork is a life-long dancer/performer/healer/educator with an eclectic background in the movement/healing/performing arts for over 20yrs. Among co-founding/directing Earth Harp/MASS Ensemble while pursuing a BA in Dance at Columbia College of Chicago, she danced/taught professionally with Mordine & Co Dance Theater for 7yrs each. In 2001 she became a Certified Thai Yoga Massage Therapist, training with Saol David Raye, where she found kirtan and singing since then in performance/recordings with Devi2000 for over 10yrs & with Akoustikirtan among presenting at multiple Bhakti Festival Midwests. Tati's first Yoga Teacher Training with Yogiraj Rod Stryker in Tantra/Hatha Yoga & Ayurveda in 2002 set the course for her studies in Eastern Philosophy, meditation, and yoga therapy. She later received a 200hr Yoga Certification from Moksha Yoga Center with Daren Friesen among assisting the teacher training. She trained & taught extensively at Moksha Yoga for 5 years, also receiving a 200+hr Certification with Yoga Master Andrey Lappa in Universal Yoga/Dance of Shiva, among completing Teacher Trainings in Prana Flow with Shiva Rae, Yogic Arts with Duncan Wong, Off the Mat Into the World, Yoga Anatomy with Tias Little & Rich Logan, Level ll Thai Bodywork with Jen Yarrow, as well as assisted Teacher Trainings in Universal Yoga, with Shiva Rae, and assisted the first Blue Lotus Thai Massage school training, among presenting AcroYoga for Nature Yoga & YogaNow Teacher Trainings. In 2008 Tatiana found her home & delight in embodying her combined loves into one practice, invited to become a Certified teacher and AcroFit trainer in 2016. Tatiana's classes, workshops, and events are designed to inspire, empower, and celebrate the unique spirit of every individual through fun, challenging, supportive, alignment-based, breath conscious, fluid practices among earth-honoring traditions that build strength, awareness, flow, and self acceptance, creating a balanced body mind abundant lifestyle.