Beth Meier

RYT Yoga Instructor, RCYT, Reiki Master, Co-Founder of Beyond the Mat Yoga Collective, Founder of iThrive Yoga, & Managing Partner of Salt Creek Wealth Management

I have always had a passion for blending science and nature together to create an optimal life. I graduated from the University of California San Diego with majors in Biology and Psychology. I grew up in the Laguna Beach area as a child enjoying some of the most magical moments living close to the ocean, as well as being in a city that was very spiritually activated. Growing up in this location was perfectly where I needed to be in order to evolve to where I am now and find my purpose in serving others. It was my training in both Biology and Psychology that initially helped me to understand the mind/body connection.

I look forward to working with people that want to align their life values with their actions and I want to encourage and support people that are interested in exploring these new frontiers. We all have the ability to experience inner peace, authentic joy, true love and balance in our lives by connecting to that part of ourselves that is radiant, healed and whole. By connecting with our inner resources we learn to embrace the flow of life so that we can accept and trust changes, rather than fight against them. We all possess very unique strengths and when we make decisions aligned with our life values, we are able to manifest a life of joy, fulfillment and abundance. It is my purpose to share these messages with my students so we may learn together collectively.

Kristin Gibowicz

E-RYT 500 Yoga Instructor & Co-Founder of Beyond the Mat Yoga Collective

I’m Kristin, a wife and a mom of three girls. I’m a big fan of movement, mountains, beaches, books, laughter and labradoodles. I found yoga after suffering from a dark season that included back surgery, disappointment and depression, and learned that breath, movement and meditation were key to my healing. The yoga community, with people from all different backgrounds, helped me embrace belonging, my uniqueness, and foster my gift of teaching. And my yoga mat serves as breathing space, where I can hear the whispers of God amidst the chaos of my thoughts. A 19-year veteran teacher (E-RYT 500), I have thousands of hours of teaching and training experience in many styles of yoga including vinyasa, yin, yoga sculpt, and trauma-sensitive. I want to be a bridge that holds space for God to redeem and restore hearts, souls, minds and bodies. I love being a part of Beyond the Mat Yoga Collective because I want to share the unforced rhythms of grace beyond borders and to people in marginalized communities. I'm also the founder of Living Soul Institute, and I’m passionate about training up and multiplying the light workers here on earth for such a time as this!

Jenn Kirkpatrick

E-RYT 500 Yoga Instructor

Jenn has been practicing yoga for over twenty years, and teaching yoga since 2008. She is a mom of three, a nature lover, a perpetual student, and very much a dog person. She is an E-RYT 500, YACEP, and is trained and certified in numerous yoga disciplines including power vinyasa, yin, yoga nidra, prenatal, and alignment based practices. Jenn has a passion for contemplative practices, and for sharing these practices with others in a kind and attentive way. Her classes will leave you feeling strong and empowered in your body, as well as feeling cared for and held in spirit. For more information on Jenn or her yoga and reiki offerings, please visit her website.

Becky Swenson

200 RYT

Energy Medicine Yoga ® Foundations Instructor

Reiki Master Apprentice

Becky is a mother, a holistic wellness advocate, a yoga instructor, and a humanitarian and is always moving in the direction of tranquility, health, and radiant living for herself and those around her. As a seasoned instructor of 14 years, Becky has led thousands of hours of yoga in many different varieties including hot and vinyasa. During the trying times of the pandemic, Becky went through a Foundations Energy Medicine Yoga ® teacher training and found a wonderful tool to uplift physical wellbeing and balanced emotions. Through sharing her favorite techniques, movement, Energy Medicine, and essential oils, Becky hopes to hold a space for her students to bridge the practice of yoga with a taste of magic, energy, and miracles.

In addition to guiding students through the journey of group yoga practices, Becky's other services include essential oil wellness consultations and treatments, Reiki hands on healing sessions, and private yoga instruction.

Wellness and Radiant Living Advocate


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