Elissa Ballard

Elissa is an experienced classroom teacher, spanning ages and countries; esteemed Yoga teacher, wife and mother. As an inaugural student of the Insight Yoga Institute, studying with world renowned teachers of Yoga, Mindfulness and Transpersonal Psychology, she speaks from a place of personal depth and practice. Elissa seeks to integrate awareness practices and mindfulness into every facet of daily life in order to live and teach with creativity, reflectiveness, meaning, and purpose. She is passionate about connecting her two worlds; education and awareness practices, as she believes it is what teachers, students, and school communities around the globe need to fulfill their untapped human potential.