Cynthia is the co-owner of The Yoga Sanctuary. She received her first Yoga Teacher Training Certificate at Yoga Works in Los Angeles. Cynthia has studied numerous times with Ashtanga guru, Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, and completed an Ashtanga Teacher Training with David Swenson. She studied extensively with Toronto teacher, Esther Myers.
She began teaching in the greater Toronto area in 1997 in public schools, hospitals, private and public gyms. Cynthia expanded her teaching practice to include corporate classes as well as leading retreats.
For the past 9 years Cynthia has both created and taught The Yoga Sanctuary Yoga Teacher Training 250 hour course. She teaches the Advanced Yoga Teacher Training 300 hour course, as well as the Pre-Natal Yoga Teacher Training.
Cynthia has participated as faculty of The Yoga Show in 2002, 2003 and 2008. Her instructional yoga CD of the Primary Series of Ashtanga Yoga is available in both a short-form series and in the long-form as a double CD.
Cynthia brings love, light and the insights of many teachers to her classes. Her passion for yoga inspires and motivates her students to reach their goals, whether it is inner peace, body awareness or building self-confidence.