Your Teachers

  • Evelyn Byerly

    RYT-200
    Sometimes all it takes is just a little urging from a friend to discover something new that can be life-changing. This is what happened to...
  • Allison Distler

    RYT-200, Certified Rolfer™
    Allison Distler is a Certified Rolfer™, Yogi, and movement teacher in private practice.  Outside her personal practice, she finds joy in...
  • Erica Eugster

    RYT-200
    Erica was introduced to yoga as a teenager while living in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Decades later after moving to Indiana,...
  • Deseri Garcia

    RYT-200
    For anyone who knows Deseri Garcia, it’s no surprise that her life of adventure and passion for learning led her to yoga mats and cat-cow...
  • Ashley Hadad

    200-Hr
    Ashley is drawn to yoga as an approach to health and wellness that focuses on the whole person – body, mind and soul -rather than on...
  • Tammi L. Hughes

    RYT-200
    Tammi began exploring the world of yoga a decade ago as a coordinator, yoga student and instructor. She creates a safe, pleasant space for...
  • Beth Jerrels

    RYT-200
    Neck and shoulder pain may have been what prompted Beth to attend her first yoga class, but 20 years later, the ease she feels in her body...
  • Mark Killion

    RYT-200, Ashaya Yoga™
    Mark began practicing yoga in 1997 to find relief from low back pain. His introduction to yoga led to the discovery of the wonderful connection...
  • Charlie Lucas

    RYT-500, E-RYT-200
    Charlie found yoga as a means to strengthen an ailing lower back. It wasn’t long before he recognized in addition to the physical practice,...
  • Amanda McCarty

    RYT-200
    Yoga has brought Amanda to a whole new, beautiful place in her life. She has learned to embrace joy and to be a peace in times when she is...
  • Regina McShea

    RYT-200, Kriyaban
    Regina has been a part of the meditation group started by Paramahansa Yogananda called Self-Realization Fellowship since 1973, and has been...
  • Laurie Miller

    E-RYT 500, CYT
    Laurie is a certified yoga therapist and has treated athletes and clients for injuries and disabilities. Laurie is skilled in the practice...
  • Sara Naderi

    RYS-200
    Sara is a dentist by profession and a true yogi at heart. Sara found her way to yoga when in search of an alternative way to manage shoulder...
  • Hope Neely

    RYT-200
    Hope discovered yoga in 2010 and has maintained a regular home and in-studio practice ever since. As a two-time kidney transplant patient,...
  • Mallory Racic

    RYT-200
    After a nudge or two from her mom – actually, there were a lot more nudges than that – Mallory obligingly gave yoga a try. In the...
  • Nancy Schalk, B.A.

    Certified Yoga Therapist
, E-RYT-500, E-RYT-200
    Nancy discovered yoga as an I.U. Bloomington art student in the mid ‘70’s, and it has been an integral part of her life ever since. Her...
  • Matece Skow

    CMT, E-RYT-500
    Matece Skow has spent her career fostering compassionate growth and deep relaxation for students and clients.  A bodyworker for 15+ years,...
  • Jill Smith

    RYT-200
    Like mother, like daughter! Jill found her way to yoga when her mom, a dedicated Peace through Yoga student, suggested they attend a class...
  • Irina Sokolchik

    Baptiste Yoga Levels I and II
    When Irina began practicing Baptiste Yoga, she quickly realized this practice was about much more than strengthening muscles and increasing...
  • Haylie Spencer

    200-Hr Candidate
    Like many people, Haylie always found a reason or bumped up against an obstacle that prevented her from pursuing what she desired. In her case,...
  • Claire Stewart

    RYT-200, Reiki Master
    Claire credits her yoga practice to the days when she was over-weight and had tight hips, poor posture, mild arthritis and a short temper....
  • Nancy Trapp

    RYT-200
    Nancy has pursued various forms of fitness throughout her life as a way to remain healthy and minimize stress. Nothing, however, brought her...
  • David Treat

    3-Year Level I Teaching at the B.K.S. Iyengar Institute (Los Angeles)
    David comes to Peace through Yoga by way of California and Hawaii. A Hatha yoga practitioner for 32 years and teacher for 12 years, he has...
  • Kathryn Weirick

    200-hr candidate
    After a successful corporate career, Kathryn decided it was time to have more fun and became a Yoga Immersion student at Peace Through Yoga....
  • Ashley Kay Zeller

    E-RYT-200, Reiki Level 1 and 2
    When Ashley began practicing yoga almost two decades ago, trust ignited. She found more than just a fitness fad. She found a spiritual, healing...