Yoga teacher, Phoenix Rising yoga therapist, Yoga Tune-Up teacher, and published author. Ella has been teaching yoga since 2008. After graduating with a Psychology undergraduate degree and a Masters in Education she worked overseas where she discovered Ashtanga yoga in 2005. Upon returning to Toronto in 2007, Ella completed Downward Dog Centre’s teacher training and has since been grateful to study with some remarkable teachers like Judith Lasater, Ana Forrest, and Seane Corn. In 2010, Ella left a school teaching career to pursue what filled her heart and gave her immense joy, sharing her love of yoga and the healing arts. Her passion and purpose in life has always been to inspire others to delve deeper to uncover their inner knowing and light within so they can lead a life of courage, balance and peace. In a group setting, Ella takes you on a journey to look within with an inclusive explorative playful sequencing, and attention to alignment while weaving in a connection between body, mind and heart. Whether in a class setting or with a client, Ella taps into her vast knowledge, experience and intuitive sense to cater to individual needs.