Sandy is a graduate of the Yahweh Yoga Teacher Training Academy in Chandler, Arizona, completing their 250 hour program. This program is credentialed by the State of Arizona and by Yoga Alliance, which sets standards and ethics for yoga school curriculums and is the national education and support organization for yoga in the US. Please visit Yahweh Yoga’s website at www.yahwehyoga.com  and Yoga Alliance’s website at www.yogaalliance.org

Sandy has been practicing yoga for 11 years and has been teaching yoga as a volunteer at the Orillia YMCA since 2009. Sandy has had a lifelong passion for fitness, sports and well-being. She is retired from the health care sector, and was a longtime member of the Orillia Rowing Club, where she mentored others for many years through her involvement  with the Spring High School Rowing Program and other Learn to Row programs.  One of Sandy’s greatest blessings is the opportunity to play in her church’s worship band which she has been doing over the past 8 years.

Sandy and her hubby Scott have lived in Orillia for over 20 years and have two grown sons. They love to spend time with family and friends and enjoy being out in nature and the many recreational activities that Orillia offers.