Whitney is a Florida native who moved to Saint Petersburg after graduating from Florida Gulf Coast University with a in Anthropology and Minors in Art and Philosophy. She is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Global Sustainability from the Patel College of Global Solutions at USF and will be graduating December of 2017. Whitney has been practicing yoga since 2005 and in 2016 graduated with her 200YTT through Adiaya Yoga Sanctuary. Yoga has taught Whitney that one does not always have to swim upstream, sometimes we can just enjoy where the river takes us and trust in life's journey. More than anything, Whitney desires to dedicate her time to a meaningful purpose and yoga allows her to do just that.