Stacy is a Certified Yoga Teacher and Certified Holistic Health Practitioner based in Chicago. She has been a dedicated student of Yoga and Eastern Philosophy since 2001, and a wellness enthusiast for as long as she can remember. Stacy is the founder of Aura Yoga & Wellness where she supports women in living with purpose and vitality through mindful eating, balanced nutrition, meditation techniques, Yoga and self-inquiry.
Stacy completed her Yoga Teacher Training at Yogaview under the wise direction of Geri Bleier, Claire Mark, Quinn Kearney and Tom Quinn. She has continued her studies with many master teachers and has completed additional trainings to deepen her knowledge and understanding of all the limbs of yoga. Her greatest inspiration, however, comes from her teachers, students and the vibrant Yoga community in Chicago. Stacy’s dynamic teaching style fuses safe alignment, the foundations of Ashtanga, the creative flow of Vinyasa, precise attention to breath and her love of music. She strives to provide a space for students to let go of judgment and self-limitations and discover a sense of connection and peace. Stacy can be found teaching public classes at Yogaview, Shri Yoga Center, Equinox, and Lakeview Athletic Club in Chicago.
She is also a freelance writer, Certified Level 2 Reiki Practitioner, avid traveler, natural foods enthusiast and nature lover. On and off the mat, her approach is one of mindfulness, openness and compassion. Stacy’s greatest passion is to share the benefits of Yoga and meditation with others and is forever grateful for these healing practices that connect her to her heart.
For more information on private yoga, health coaching, or upcoming workshops and retreats, visit www.aurayogwellness.com or email email@example.com.