Dawn has dedicated her life to the wellness and fitness industry for over 29 years. She is the owner of Connected Living Yoga and Wellness. A yoga studio that believes yoga is for everybody, teaching with the philosophy Come as you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.
She is also the founder of Shine Om Yoga, creator of the Yoga For Real People series, and the owner and wellness Coordinator of NEOMO Wellness, working with the NEOMO Family Medical Centre.
Dawn finds joy in guiding and mentoring with the motto that “If it’s not fun, it’s not done.” using yoga and meditation in a way that’s accessible to all to connect mind, body and spirit. Using physical activity and healthy eating to promote a strong and flexible body. And proven life coaching skills to create habits and rituals that honour our desire to be our best, most powerful self.
She is a certified Personal Trainer, and Group Fitness instructor, with many specialty certifications.
She is a Stand Up for Balance Facilitator, Tiered Exercise Facilitator and Trainer. She is also certified with the Academy of Culinary Nutrition, and the Academy of Life Coaching as well as the Canadian Health Coach Alliance.
But she is most proud of being a certified yoga teacher and yoga therapist with the Sivinanda Yoga Vendanta and the Kripalu Yoga Institute. And one of 5000 world wide Masters of Yoga and the only one in Sudbury.