Practicing yoga and movement for over 20 years and teaching since 2000, Stephanie’s inspirational and therapeutic teaching style offers an empowering mixture of fun, sweat, and heart.Stephanie has been featured in several lifestyle and fitness magazines including Self, New York Magazine, Women’s Health, and Quest, as well as Baron Baptiste’s video The Trainer’s Edge. She is recognized as a premier yoga instructor and was voted “best” yoga teacher two consecutive years by New York Magazine. In October 2006, Stephanie was selected by New York Moves magazine as one of New York City’s “Power Women on the Rise for 2006,” identifying her, along with a small selection of other women, as someone who has changed or improved the lives of other women. In 2007 Stephanie was selected by Self to be the spokesperson for the “Ultimate De-Stress with Yoga” DVD, one part of the magazine’s Fitness Series for 2008. Stephanie is also founder of Boomerang Yoga “Yoga for a Cause,” an organization that creates yoga events for people of all levels of participation to benefit and support nonprofit organizations and philanthropic projects that advocate children’s issues.Stephanie is a certified hatha yoga teacher through the Himalayan Institute, a certified Baron Baptiste Power Vinyasa Yoga teacher, and a registered, experienced 200-hour teacher with Yoga Alliance. She also has a masters of science in education from Sarah Lawrence College and continues to be a lifelong student of love and humanity.