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Valerie Griffiths

Valerie is certified at the 200-hour level by Live Love Teach with Philip Urso, Renee Deslauriers and Terry Munnelly.  She is currently working toward her 500-hour certification with Live Love Teach. Valerie’s class is designed to help students develop consciousness with breath and body awareness through fun and challenging poses; recognizing that yoga is a […]

Gayle Walsh

I began flirting with yoga 11 years ago when my youngest daughter entered preschool because I wanted  to regain lost flexibility.  It became quickly apparent that I was connecting with the power of yoga on a much deeper level than just the physical. In 2013, i felt drawn to share this with others and I […]

Elena Besedin

Elena Besedin has completed her 200 Hour Teacher Training with Baron Baptiste and 500 hours RYT with Live Love Teach. She discovered yoga in 2005. At that time she was enjoying a demanding and fulfilling professional career as an environmental scientist and did not plan to become a yoga teacher even in her wildest dreams. […]

Jessica Gumkowski

  Jess is a 500-hr Live Love Teach trained RYT, Ironman triathlete, plant based nutrition enthusiast, dedicated meditator, writer and creator of YogiTriathlete.com.  She credits mindfulness practices and high vibrational eating with creating significant and meaningful changes in her health, career and relationships; and holds both essential to peak performance in sport and life. With […]

Lori Pagliaroni

Lori has completed her 800-hr teacher training “Life Of A Yogi” with Sri Dharma Mittra in New York City. She has studied with him for several years and considers him her preceptor on her yogic path.  Lori has also received 200-hr teacher training certifications from Grace Yoga and from Live, Love, Teach Yoga Teacher Training […]

Renee Deslauriers

Renee co-founded RIPY with Terry Munnelly and Philip Urso and is a Live Love Teach facilitator. Renee’s teachers include MaryAnn Nassa, Donna Nassa, Bikram & Rajashree Choudhury, Baron Baptiste and Philip Urso. She completed Baptiste’s Level 1 & 2 Teacher Training and Urso’s 300-hour teacher training.  E-RYT-500.

Terry Munnelly

I discovered yoga at exactly the right time in my life. I began practicing soon after September 11th, 2001 while living near lower Manhattan and received my E-RYT 200 through Open Doors Power Yoga Studios in North Attleboro, MA. After teaching at studios throughout MA & RI, I opened Newport Power Yoga in May 2011. […]