| ||Joy is a certified yoga instructor and the founder of PRANANDA. She has conducted workshops and on-going classes in New York, California and Oregon. Joy has also taught anatomy, physiology and massage at the Massage School of Santa Monica. She has been a yoga practitioner since 1991 and has been trained by honored and respected teachers such as Alan Finger, Ana Forrest, Erich Schiffman and Rod Stryker.
Joy describes her teaching style as eclectic Hatha, with a strong emphasis on the breath. Joy believes yoga is for everyBODY and takes care to accommodate different levels of ability, body types and injuries. Joy created PRANANDA as a hate-free zone. Respect for people of all races, faiths and sexual orientations is part of the mission statement at PRANANDA. Namaste!