Education, Credentials & Continuing Education


  • 300 hour Equine Structural Integration at the Equine Natural Movement School with Joseph Freeman


  • 500 hour Yoga Teacher Training with Gracia McKinley & Lisa Bergly – Spirit of the Lake Yoga & Wellness
  • Meditation Teacher Training Level I & II with Gracia McKinley – One Spirit Center for Sacred Study
  • Yoga Sutras & The Modern World with Jessica Patterson – Spirit of the Lake Yoga & Wellness


  • Structural & Functional Relationships (SI) with Liz Silverman & Jon Martine
  • Restorative Yoga Teacher Training with Lisa Bergly – Spirit of the Lake Yoga
  • Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Michelle Pietrzak-Wegner
  • Adult/Child/Infant CPR & First Aid


  • Scar Tissue Therapy with Sharon Hancoff
  • 210+ hour Yoga Teacher Training (RYT) – Yoga Teacher Training


  • Structural Integration Recipe Review with Liz Silverman
  • Faculty: Instructor CenterPoint School of Massage & Shiatsu Therapy


  • Faculty: Teaching Assistant CenterPoint School of Massage & Shiatsu
  • IASI Symposium Presenter & Continuing Education
  • Active Isolated Stretching with Roger McNear


  • Nationally Certified in Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) Certification
  • Structural Integration Backwork and Tracking with Liz Silverman


  • Certified Structural Integration Practitioner Graduate (Guild for Structural Integration)
  • Graduate 710+ hour CenterPoint School of Massage and Shiatsu Therapy
  • Strozzi Institute: Leadership in Action Level II
  • Thai Yoga Bodywork Level I & II with Tanya Boigenzahn
  • Self Shiatsu with Cari Pelava
  • Reflexology with Rebecca Ridge


  • Strozzi Institute: School of Embodied Leadership (SOEL)
  • Strozzi Institute: Leadership in Action Level I
  • Introduction to Thai Yoga Bodywork with Tanya Boigenzahn
  • Introduction to Chakras and Healing Energy with Tanya Boigenzahn
  • Jade Forest Healing Stone Massage with Christine Schoper


  • Drake University: BA Journalism and Mass Communication

Professional Associations

  • The International Association of Structural Integrators (IASI)
  • Associated Bodywork & Massage Practitioners (ABMP)
  • Yoga Alliance (YA)
  • International Assocation of Yoga Therapists (IAYT)
  • National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB)