Constantly in search of the next challenge, Debbie was introduced to yoga as a complimentary balance to high impact activities. She has been practicing yoga for over 15 years. A solid athletic foundation has allowed her to develop a strong and versatile practice which she continues to develop and nourish. Her inspiration and love of liquid asana and expression began when she discovered Micheline Berry. Through practice and study, Debbie has embodied the discipline. She is Yoga Alliance Certified and credentials include 200 teaching certification and Children’s Yoga certification. She has studied with Micheline Berry, Stephanie Keach, Julian Walker and Annie Carpenter. A native to St. Louis, when visiting home she co-teaches boot camp to high school swimmers, infusing yoga asanas in the sessions. She continues to nourish and grow her knowledge and practice through exposure to extraordinary teachers and experiences. Through yoga she has created a balanced and calming life honoring her mantra “Move the Body, Calm the Mind, Heal the Spirit”.