Jacci describes herself as a human be-ing, yogini, educator and storyteller. She believes yoga gave her the tools to be awake and aware so she can move through her life open to possibility, learning and change. She is an entrepreneur walking a path of discovery, inquiry and healing for herself and others.
Jacci is dedicated to spending the next half of her life expanding her knowledge, re-learning and helping others do the same through the process of compassion, patience, acceptance, and permission. She recently created INSPIRED BE-ING, an in-person and online service to help others grow into and out of themselves. She offers private and small group mentoring for yoga teachers looking to grow their teaching, practice and business and, others wanting to use yoga and wellness as tools for being fully alive and thriving every day.
Jacci holds certifications in Yoga Therapy, Thai Yoga Massage, and has over 2,000 hours of training in these disciplines. She has taught over 6,000 hours, trained more than 400 yoga teachers in the Pranakriya tradition of yoga and holds a Masters of Health Science.
Prior to yoga entering her life, Jacci ran Wellness programs for both The George Washington University and Arlington County Government and worked with individuals to develop personal wellness plans.
Jacci works from a high level of integrity and personal ethics. Her mission is to help others LIVE WELL and be true to themselves. She accomplishes this goal by providing structure, guidance & growth opportunities to her clients whether they are yoga teachers, yoga practitioners or individuals looking to change their path. Jacci believes being truly alive is a combination of physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health. She uses the depth and breadth of yoga, functional movement, wellness concepts and meditation to help others achieve their idea of Inspired BE-ing.
Jacci has been on this personal journey since 1996, and continues to work hard, learn, make mistakes and keep moving forward. She is committed to her own growth and the growth of others through yoga and wellness.
Trainings and Certifications
- Yoga Therapist, IAYT
- Pranakriya 300 hour certification
- Kripalu 200 and 500 hour certification
- Lotus Palm School of Thai Massage Level 1 Certification
- Yoga Ed Certification
- Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher 500 Hour
- Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider
- Registered Prenatal Yoga Teacher
- Masters Health Science