Elissa is a seasoned movement educator with more than 15 years of teaching experience and over 1000 hours of formal training in yoga, functional movement, anatomy, biomechanics, mindfulness, and self-care.
Her integrative approach draws from her extensive training and mentorships with master teachers, insights gained from years of working with students of all levels and abilities, continued immersive studies, and a deep commitment to her practice and personal development. She holds certifications from Ana Forrest, Jill Miller, and Jules Mitchell as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art.
She is known for her articulate, yet soothing and intuitive manner of teaching along with her ability to skillfully guide intelligent, inspiring classes in a relatable, relevant, and accessible way.
With her background, training, and expertise grounded in anatomy and informed by years of teaching experience, Elissa creates effective self-care and movement programs for busy professionals and corporate teams from a place of personal understanding, insight, and compassion.