Brittany is our fearless leader! Co-creator of Leela Yoga, Lead Teacher and Yoga Alliance-Yoga Teacher Training Facilitator. Well known in the local community and internationally as a Jivamukti Yoga Teacher and E-RYT, Brittany has studied with some of the yoga world’s masters: David Life, Sharon Gannon, Manju Jois, Ruth Lauer-Manenti, Petros Haffenrichter, David Keil, Robin Aurora, Kathryn Budig, Andrea Boyd, Jeffrey Cohen, and Bryan Kest to name a few. Brittany holds certifications for the Jivamukti Yoga Method, Ashtanga Yoga Method (primary series), and Hatha Yoga (vinyasa krama). In addition to her elite training, Brittany has participated as a mentor in the Savannah Yoga Center’s Yoga Teacher Training, Lead Teacher and Facilitator at Yoga Bliss Yoga Teacher Training in Baton Rouge, and the creator of Louisiana’s newest yoga school and training program, Leela: Yoga Lifestyle.
Brittany is a personable and passionate Yoga Teacher, dedicated to sharing the yoga tradition and lifestyle with eager students. Recognized for the ability to empathize and develop relationships with people of different abilities and from varying backgrounds. With years of teaching under her belt, she is recognized for her extensive knowledge in yoga philosophy, the science of meditation, rigorous and creative asana sequencing, and amazing hands on assists. Ultimately, inspiring students through the practice of yoga to connect with their own personal wisdom, healing abilities, and expansive potential. Offering and leading group classes, workshops, private lessons, yoga teacher training, meditation and mindfulness courses… something for everyone, wherever you are on your path.
When asked why she became a yoga teacher, Brittany answered: “Yoga changed my life and brought me an inner happiness that I had forgotten was possible. I want to share that with others so that they too can find joy; after all, joy is what we are all searching for.”