Vita

EDUCATION

2009                Master of Science, Kinesiology

Specialization in Exercise Physiology and Yoga

California State University, Fullerton

Fullerton, CA

Thesis: “Comparison of Flexibility after a Single Bout of Ashtanga Yoga and Bikram Yoga”

 

2004                Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration

Concentration in Marketing

California State University, Fullerton

Fullerton, CA

Honors: Cum Laude

Conference Abstract

Gallo S, Coburn J, Brown L, Judelson D. 2010. Comparison of Flexibility after a Single Bout of Ashtanga Yoga and Bikram Yoga. Abstract for poster presentation, Annual Meeting of the Southwest Chapter of American College of Sports Medicine. San Diego, CA.

Academic Teaching Experience

Feb 2014 –       Adjunct Faculty

Present             Fullerton College

 

Aug 2013 –      Adjunct Faculty

Present            Santiago Canyon College

KIN 127A     Beginning Yoga

KIN 127B     Intermediate Yoga

KIN 126A    Beginning Spin

KIN 140B     Weight-training Lab

 

Jan 2012 –      Adjunct Faculty

Present            Cerritos Community College

PEX 151     Yoga

KIN 104      Personal Fitness and Wellness Lab

PEX 124      Personal Fitness Lab

 

Jan 2011 –       Faculty Pool – Sub

Present            Cerritos Community College

PE 130 Stretch and Relaxation

PE 138 Yoga

PE 139 Pilates

PE 143 Personal Fitness Program

 

Aug 2010 –      Part-time Lecturer

Present            California State University, Fullerton

KNES 246A      Beginning Hatha Yoga

KNES 246B      Intermediate Yoga  

 

Aug 2009 –      Part-time Lecturer

Jan 2010         California State University, Fullerton

KNES 246A      Beginning Hatha Yoga (2 sections)

KNES 246B      Intermediate Yoga  

 

Aug   2007 –     Graduate Teaching Associate

May 2009        California State University, Fullerton

KNES 246A     Beginning Hatha Yoga (2 sections)

KNES 246B     Intermediate Yoga

KNES 247       Yoga Instructor Preparation

 

Professional Experience

Yoga Teacher Certification Programs

2010 –              Founder, Co-Director and Trainer

2013                Shanti Shanti Yoga School

Material:

  • Anatomy and physiology, general outline and as applicable to yoga
  • Meditation, breathing, physical postures with proper alignment and  hands-on adjustments

2008 –              Co-Director and Trainer

2010                Cloud Nine Yoga – North Orange County

Material:

  • Anatomy and physiology, general outline and as applicable to yoga
  • Meditation, breathing, physical postures with proper alignment and  hands-on adjustments

Weekly Yoga Classes  

Jan  2007 –      Yoga Instructor

Jan 2015          Freeman Yoga Studio Fullerton, CA

                        Level 3/Advanced to All levels

Jul   2008 –      Yoga Instructor

Present            California State University, Fullerton – Employee Wellness Program

                        All levels

Nov  2010 –     Yoga Instructor

June 2014            Soul at Home Yoga Studio Tustin, CA

                        Power Yoga/Level 1-2

Mar 2009 –      Yoga Instructor

Feb 2012         24Hour Fitness – Orange County, CA

                        All levels

Dec 2004 –      Yoga Instructor

Aug 2011         The Yoga Room Anaheim Hills, CA

                        Level 3/Advanced to All levels

Volunteer          

Oct 2007–        Kids Yoga Workshops

Present            American Heart Association

Certifications

2014                Certified Schwinn Cycle Instructor

2013                Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

National Strength and Conditioning Association

2010                Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher Certification

E-RYT 500, Approved Teacher Trainer

Yoga Alliance

2008                Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher Certification

E-RYT 200, Approved Teacher Trainer

Yoga Alliance

2006                500 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher Certification

Cloud Nine Yoga, Yoga Alliance Registered

Gardena, CA

2004                200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher Certification

Cloud Nine Yoga, Yoga Alliance Registered

Gardena, CA

Professional Associations & Memberships

Dec 2004 –      Yoga Alliance

Present            Member#: 18027

Apr 2006 –       Adult CPR/ First Aid Certification

Present            Red Cross of Orange County

Nov 2007 –      International Association of Yoga Therapists

Present            Member#: 22250

July 2012 –      National Strength and Conditioning Association

Present