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Meet Our Yoga Instructors

The cornerstone of a strong yoga practice is a strong instructor, and at Southwest Atlanta Yoga, we offer some of Atlanta’s finest. We are proud of our dedicated and gifted yoga instructors, who all bring a unique approach and energy to their classes. Whether you want a vigorous power yoga practice or a more individualized mysore practice, our teachers are able to tailor a practice to you – offering guidance that is gentle and instructive, never high-pressure. Our yoga instructors include members of the community, with hundreds of hours in training and experience working with yogis of all shapes and sizes. Read their biographies below and learn how our yoga teachers can help you grow in your practice without restrictions.

  • Toure` Akela

    Touré, is an 18-year student of yoga and the Founder of  SWAY Energy Center.  In 2016, she began to deepen her personal studies with a concentrated emphasis in Hatha Yoga and Spiritual Truth.  Certified in 2017 as a Yoga Faith Master Teacher, in.

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  • Jennifer Bartl

    I stumbled into a lunchtime yoga class during work over 20 years ago and never looked back - I was hooked. I tried all the styles to find the best fit and became an RYT 200 yoga instructor in 2020. I landed on a deep.

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  • Calina Clark

    Calina embarked upon her yoga journey in 2018 at the Leonard Davis School of Gerontology in Los Angeles. There she was introduced to various forms and styles of yoga including meditation, vinyasa yoga, hatha yoga, and hot yoga. Yoga had soon revealed itself.

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  • Keith Bussey

    Keith is a 200 hour certified yoga instructor with a passion for guiding and assisting others to achieve their goals. He walked into the studio one day and decided to stay. He is a life coach and incorporates his yoga practice into helping.

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  • Ronda Thornton

    Ronda Thornton is an RYT 500, with specialized certifications in aerial, yin, and YogaHour alignment-based yoga. She considers herself a student of the practice first and credits her ongoing yoga journey with helping her to continuously discover and align to her purpose. As.

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  • Kevion Devante`

    Kevion Devanté, is a multidisciplinary artist and pioneer of the soul born & raised in the Mississippi Delta. He is “InnerG” in motion & his presence has its own kind of sound. He is skilled in the areas of biological sciences, media/photography, modeling,.

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  • Kelsie Matthews

    Kelsie is a 200 hour certified yoga instructor based in Atlanta, GA. She walked into a yoga class on a whim a few years ago and never looked back as it lit a flame within her that can never go out . Her.

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  • Tomas Cosme

    Tomas Cosme is a 200-HR registered hatha yoga teacher. Tomas uses his experience as an allied health professional, with backgrounds in occupational medicine and brain and spinal-cord injuries, to assist in the delivery of yoga safely and mindfully. He considers himself to be.

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