Yogi, gardner, teacher, knitter and traveler, Jean has been a yoga student at ILYS since 2004 and is mentoring with the teachers at ILYS. Easygoing and inviting, she has been teaching Beginner and 50+ classes for more than 5 years. Her backgrounds in elementary education and social work, having served as a public school teach and as a geriatric social worker, allow her to communicate instruction to any type of student.
Her mentoring also includes ILYS workshops with senior Iyengar instructors and an Iyengar teacher in training workshop in Cleveland, Ohio. Jean has been an assistant in the ILYS therapeutic yoga class and served as an assistant in the NIH back study.
"The atention and focus to alignement in Iyengar yoga helps you become more physically fit. Your body uses its muscles in the most productive way."