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Kim Sellers E-RYT500 has been a student of Yoga for over 30 years, and began teaching in 1998. She teaches both public and private classes, and works with individuals and groups.  Kim leads workshops and trainings in Yoga and Reiki, and is the creator, director, and lead teacher of both the Yoga for Your Life 200-hour Yoga Teacher-Training and Restorative YTT programs in South Bend, IN. 

kathiKathleen Flanagan E-RYT 500, CMT started teaching Yoga at the age of 19 at her local YMCA in 1972. She completed the program at The Institute for Yoga Teacher Education in 1978, then left for India to study with B.K.S. Iyengar. With few exceptions most of her influences have been Iyengar teachers, and she has studied extensively with Ramanand Patel, Aadhil Palkhivala, Esther Myers, Mary Dunn, Rodney Yee and Ana Forrest, and most recently with H.S. Arun and Lois Steinberg.

Y4YL-JamieJamie Robinson E-RYT200 began his Yoga practice in 1999 when he attended his first Yoga class at a gym with a friend. His weekly Yoga practice led him to practice Yoga 3 days a week and then to a daily home practice. In 2004, one month prior to starting his teacher training with Dancing Feet Yoga, Jamie began teaching Yoga at the local YMCA. He completed his 200-hr teacher training with DFY and has since found inspiration through master teachers Tias Little and Aadil Palkhivala.



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Karen K. Sommers RYT500, MS, is a visionary leader who has worked in the healthcare and wellness field for over 25 years. She has developed and directed two area holistic healing centers, St. Joseph Hospital’s Healing Arts Center and Memorial Hospital’s Center for Integrated Healing. She has been a Vice President of marketing and business development as well as an oncology administrator.

YFYL-Mary-Beth-SchramlinMary Beth Fissgus-Schramlin, LCSW has been in the field of mental health for 38 years, more than 17 of those in outpatient private practice. She completed the two year training program at The Family Institute of Chicago in 1979 and received her Master's degree from The University of Chicago in 1985.

Y4YL-JeffJeff Nixa, J.D., M.Div, CMT is a professional associate with Crows Nest Center for Shamanic Studies in Michigan, and a member of Sophia Zen Center in South Bend, IN. His healing career has spanned 24 years as both a board certified hospital chaplain and licensed massage therapist.

Y4YL Nicole KelloggNicole Kellogg Nicole's journey with Yoga began in 2008, when she attended her first Yoga class, and instantly felt like she was coming home. Practicing Yoga brought her life a sense of balance, physically, mentally, and spirituality, and she wanted to share this most unique gift with others.

YFYL-Barb-NarancheBarb Naranche, E-RYT500, began teaching Yoga in 2009.  She completed her 200-hour certification in 2009 with Green Tree School of Yoga, and her RYT500 hour training in 2010 with Kathleen Flanagan at Yogamocean.

Y4YL-ClareClare Freeman RYT-500, J.D. Clare's study of meditation and mindfulness began in the mid-90s with her undergraduate inquiries into Eastern philosophy and religion as a Chinese Studies minor at the University of California at San Diego.

Y4YL-SaraSara Bolen is a lover of God, Yoga, and Birth. These three passions have led her on a variety of interesting adventures, including experiencing three natural childbirths of her own, instructing prenatal yoga and baby yoga classes, attending births as a doula, and working with parents in preparations for the life altering event of giving birth.

Y4YL-SuzanneSuzanne Judge, MA Sue is a mom of four and has been in the fitness industry for 20 years. Having gone through both the blessings and trials of pregnancy, she is passionate about helping other women to relieve some of the physical discomfort that accompanies pregnancy as well as help to prepare them for birth both mentally and physically.