Taylor Harkness, Director of Yoga, is a yoga teacher bent on moving people both on and off the mat with skillful action, an open heart, and gratitude. An avid rock climber, yogi, rookie skydiver, hungry learner, and paramedic- he applies the experiences of all factions of life to his teachings and to instructing mindful, accessible asana and philosophy. His medical background fostered his passion for anatomy and the complex workings of the body. These passions influence the way he teaches his students to liberate themselves within asana.
Taylor is a regular columnist for Yoga Journal and DoYouYoga.com. In his spare time, you can also find him on the water as a Bliss Paddle Yoga ambassador or getting his hands dirty in a jungle somewhere. Catch one of his upbeat classes and you may just find your frown turned upside down.
MOTTO: "Shine On" A reminder to be your best self through honesty, vibrance, and compassion- while encouraging others to do the same.