2016 Presenters

The 2016 Southeast Yoga Conference offers a great lineup of national presenters.

Gina Caputo

GinaCaputopranamsGina’s passionate and inspirational style of teaching is called Integrated Vinyasa, which emphasizes the fusion of alignment and flow, anatomy and energetics, focus and release, and work and play. She came to the mat from the office chair, so has a keen ability to really speak to the modern-day householder yogi. She is an inspiring, empathetic teacher known for her clear … [read more]

Faith Hunter

Hunter Images by Brandon ScottFaith is a New York City-based yoga teacher, global traveler, and lifestylist with a dash of Louisiana charm. Faith began her life-long love affair with yoga in the early 90s as a way to cope as her beloved brother Michael was dying from a complication related to AIDS. Through meditation and mindfulness, Faith was able to release her fears and experience an awakening … [read more]

Sara Ivanhoe

SaraSara began teaching in 1995. She completed the Yoga Works teacher training, a specialized Therapeutics program, and is also certified by Erich Schiffmann in his Freeform Style. She is the teacher for the Yoga for Dummies series, the Crunch Yoga series, as well as the collaboration with Russell Simmons Yoga Live. She had an extended run on Fit TV with … [read more]

Rina Jakubowicz

Rina Jakubowicz Rina is known for her vibrant and uplifting approach to yoga. She is an international bilingual yoga teacher, Reiki practitioner, motivational speaker, author, and TV show host. She has been a teacher of teachers for over ten years, presenting at Kripalu, Himalayan Institute, Omega Institute, as well as in countries across the globe such as Chile, Puerto Rico, Mexico and … [read more]

Kia Miller

kia-millerKia grew up in the Falkland Islands, riding horses over vast acres of wild land. Moving to England at the age of 15, she soon joyfully discovered yoga and has been studying with world-renowned teachers in India, Europe and the United States ever since. A successful model and filmmaker, Kia has traveled all over the world experiencing many different cultures and ways of life. Yoga was her … [read more]

MacKenzie Miller

Mackenzie2MacKenzie is a personal trainer, international yoga teacher, and lover of travel. Her teaching combines the thorough understanding of alignment and anatomy with the joy of balance and movement. Through the power of social media and her words of honesty and authenticity, she has grown a following of … [read more]

Sadie Nardini

SadieNardiniSadie is a full-spectrum transformation advocate: a renowned empowerment speaker, yoga and anatomy expert, and Healthy Hedonism lifestyle leader. Whatever works to shift you from suffering to fit, fantastic freedom, she finds it and helps you apply it in your busy life. Sadie is the host of “Rock Your Yoga,” a daily yoga and lifestyle national television show on the … [read more]

Eric Paskel

Eric PaskelEric is known for his rock ’n roll personality in the normally quiet world of yoga. He is an international yoga teacher, marriage-family and child counselor, and motivational speaker. He has been a teacher of teachers for over sixteen years, presenting at Yoga Journal Conferences, Kripalu, Bhakti Yoga Fest, Wanderlust, and the Telluride Yoga Festival. Eric has also taken his … [read more]

Steve Ross

SteveRoss_cropheadshotSteve has practiced various styles of yoga for over thirty years and has been a teacher for over twenty years. He has explored the physical aspects of yoga as well as the philosophical and spiritual roots of yoga. Steve spent four years as a monk in the Vedic tradition. Since that time, he has ceaselessly sought out and reveled in the presence of some of the most notable masters … [read more]

Katie Silcox

KatieSilcoxKatie is the New York Times Best-Selling author of the book Healthy, Happy, Sexy – Ayurveda Wisdom for Modern Women. She is also an internationally-recognized yoga teacher, Ayurvedic practitioner, writer and inspirer of hearts and minds. She is renowned for her depth of study, her ability to present the complexities of yoga’s ancient wisdom in a practical, life-affirming manner … [read more]

Alyson Atma Simms

AlysonAlyson is a natural bridge between the earthly and divine realms. Her teaching style brings an intensity of Spirit, while enveloping you in grace and humor. Your body will tune, your mind will balance, your courage will be summoned, and your soul will shine.

Alyson was drawn to her first yoga class … [read more]

Sean Tebor

SeanSean inspires intuitive, primal movement through the progressive application of yoga as a path for integration and embodiment. His teaching is supported by years of exploration into the science and art of core-oriented expression and structural integrity, in a practice that invokes a personal relationship with Source. His passion is for the awakening of the core, and … [read more]