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.

She is an experienced, registered professional yoga teacher with the Yoga Alliance, and brings a wealth of knowledge and spirit to all of her teaching.  Kathleen is a graduate of the Chicago School of Massage Therapy, and brings us 45 years of teaching experience. 

A master teacher, Kathleen shares her expertise in anatomy and kinesiology through her dynamic teaching style.  She is enthusiastic, aware, sensitive and passionate about her teaching, and we are very fortunate to have her coming from the west coast to share her understanding and wisdom with us.