Category : Featured Instructors

December 2013: Valerie Culkin

December 2013: Valerie Culkin

Level 1-2 Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:30- 5:45pm Through her own yogic journey, Valerie has grown passionate about helping her students to learn to cleanse the mind, discover self-transformation, and practice non-judgment.  Those of you who enjoy restorative poses and poses supported by props should be sure to check out her class.  Remember, your first class […]

November 2013: Sonja Bochart

Sonja teaches an All Levels class on Sundays at 4pm. Sonja’s class is joyful and reflective.  Sweat, breath, and intention will be with you as Sonja guides you through a focused class, often including themes of nature, light, and energy. When you walk away from her class, you will feel lighter.

September 2013: Jake Gilmour

September 2013: Jake Gilmour

We’re so proud to have Jake Gilmour as one of our teachers. Relatively new to the practice (less than two years), Jake caught on quickly to the benefits and spiritual awareness that the practice of yoga brings to us all. He teaches Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:30 pm, balancing his amazing mesh of mellowness and […]

August 2013: Valerie Culkin

August 2013: Valerie Culkin

Check out our August teacher of the month, Valerie Culkin. Join Valerie Mondays and Wednesdays for a Level 1-2 class at 4:30 pm. Your first class with Valerie is free in August! 1. How long have you practiced yoga? Studied to be a teacher? Taught? My personal yoga practice began approximately eight years ago in […]

July 2013: Toffler Niemuth

July 2013: Toffler Niemuth

All of our teachers are unique individuals and have busy lives outside the studio. Just like any yoga practitioner, they balance out their busy lives with a committed yoga practice on and off the mat. Our teacher, Toffler Niemuth, is no exception. Toffler’s been a busy entrepreneur. She spent five years in China and is […]

June 2013: Sarv Varta Khalsa and Jeremy “Siri Gobind” Prescott

June 2013: Sarv Varta Khalsa and Jeremy “Siri Gobind” Prescott

Dear reader, do you remember where and when you began your yoga practice? With so many studios and teachers, the options can be overwhelming. Adding to the inevitable indecisiveness are the different styles of yoga to choose from. We’re proud to offer several different class options at Yoga Nirvana Studio, one of which is Kundalini. […]

May 2013: Jenna Jensen

May 2013: Jenna Jensen

Jenna Jensen is making May a little sweeter! We sat down with her, and rest-assured, no interview with Jenna could be mundane. The girl is passionate, creative and motivated. She’s not only a yoga teacher (she teaches at the studio 4 times a week) but she bakes up tasty treats on a weekly basis with […]