Lloydean Pettengill, known as Deanie to her friends and yoga community, has been practicing yoga since 2000. She was in her 40’s when she first came to yoga and felt the difference immediately. She became passionate about yoga and received her 500 RYT certification from Beaumont School of Yoga Therapy in Royal Oak, MI. She draws inspiration from the Iyengar style of yoga using props and attention to alignment. She has additional training in Yoga for PTSD for Veterans, Adaptive Yoga for Parkinson’s and Multiple Sclerosis and working with people over 50 and the issues that come with aging. She is fueled by her personal belief that yoga is her fountain of youth and its possibility to help others. She continues growing her knowledge by taking teacher trainings and studying with instructors in the yoga therapy field. She enjoys traveling, gardening, horseback riding, family and experiencing new things.