Lauren Ivie Johnson began her career in dance at the age of 2 and has been teaching since 2000. Yoga entered her life while in college in 2002; between both dance and yoga, Lauren found her calling. She has performed in theatre and dance throughout her life, but is especially drawn to the study of anatomy and the grounding of yoga. Her classes are imaginative and energetic as she finds her inspiration through her love of nature. In 2007, Lauren received a BA in Dance from San Jose State University, she has worked for a number of outreach and educational arts programs in CA & WA, and is a RYT-200 Certified Yoga Instructor. Many of her students & colleagues have gone on to dance on Broadway, tour for artists like Beyonce, as well as perform for shows/companies such as SYTYCD, Ailey 2, Dancing with the Stars, to name a few. Lauren is continuing with trainings and collaborations around the Pacific Northwest, where she currently resides with her husband, their son, and their dog, Woody.