Teachers

  • Dianne Rutstein

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    Dianne is the owner of Stillpoint Yoga and a true yogini at heart. Her background includes 15 plus years of dance training, Yoga and Pilates. Her career began in the corporate Marketing, Merchandising and Production fields for many years and she left it all behind to focus her […]

  • Kate Goodyear

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    …and one day Kate awoke, mid twenties, just on the other side of a harsh breakup, stressful job and feeling low. She asked if she could tag along with a friend to her yoga class and Kate’s whole life changed. She found something to look forward to, […]

  • Jennifer Saulino

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    Jennifer began her yoga journey in 2013 after promising a friend to come to a class She walked out of her and thought “never again”! Until she returned the next day…. “Yoga was everything I needed and I fell in love! I fell in love with my […]

  • Julia Paddison

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    Julia found Vinyasa Yoga in early 2011 in the midst of training for a half marathon. At the time, she was in great physical shape so she was shocked at how challenging she found yoga to be. Yoga helped her to identify and heal several pain causing […]

  • Jessica Van Ness Khanna

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    Jessica has been passionately breathing and moving throughout life; she relishes the opportunity to explore the infinite number of ways that we can learn to breathe and move our bodies while practicing together at Stillpoint. She found yoga in 2004, and has been investigating the human body, […]

  • Pat Yonchek

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    Pat’s yoga journey began while yoga was making its first major impact on Western society. After practicing a few years, a busy life meant yoga was put on the back burner. Years later, she began taking yoga classes and, it wasn’t long before her love for yoga […]

  • Alison Krywucki

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    Alison was initially drawn to yoga as fitness for her mind. The more she practiced, the more she realized the meditative power of action and breath in harmony… and she loved it. Yoga also appealed to Alison’s nature-loving side as it awakened in her a sense of […]

  • Candace Stevens

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    Candace was first drawn to yoga in high school through the music of The Beatles and George Harrison. After taking a several-week course her Freshman year of college, she knew she wanted to dive deeper into her study of mind, body, and movement. After practicing for five […]

  • Usha Lakshmi

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    Usha is passionate about yoga and her spiritual journey has all been about breathing, practicing, teaching and simply being. She has been a yoga practitioner all her life and continues to learn at every opportunity she gets. She believes that the quest for knowledge is never ending […]

  • Bridget Macdonald

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    Bridget is a graduate of the Pranakriya School of Yoga (200hr) where she studied under master yogi, Yoganand Michael Carroll. Bridget first fell in love with yoga in the early 2000’s at the original Stillpoint Studio where she was deeply inspired by the energy of Stillpoints own […]

  • Alexis Strizziere

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    “Waking up this morning, I smile. Twenty-four brand new hours are before me. I vow to live fully in each moment and to look at all beings with eyes of compassion.” –Thich Nhat Hanh From the time Alexis was born she knew she wanted to teach. While […]

  • Anna Krain

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    Anna’s love of teaching comes from a deep rooted desire for seeking knowledge. When she stepped into her first yoga class she stepped onto the path of realization.Anna discovered an ancient wisdom , a sacred dance, and her umbilical connection to the universe. perhaps it’s a calling […]

 

 

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