Our teachers are industry professionals who have cultivated their journey with long term experience and consistent dedication to teaching and yogic lifestyle practice. Their natural, heart centred approach to Yoga will help you to fully benefit from the course, an approach that you will then pass on to your future students.
Madonna Williams (Instagram @yogamadonna)
Madonna is the principle owner of Zen Soul Life, starting as a small Yoga community on the Gold Coast in 2002 and now expanding to over 1000 students and retreat guests in Australia & overseas. Internationally yoga accredited, Madonna has studied Bachelor levels in exercise and health science and at Post Graduate level in nutrition. She is a qualified Thai Shiatsu massage therapist and adds this beautiful touch to her classes. Madonna is the author of ‘Zen Soul Your Life’, an A-Z guide on thoughts, foods and yoga postures. She runs regular yoga retreats, presents yoga videos and organises yoga charity events & including an annual event to honour 'International Yoga Day'.
‘Through Yoga, we can experience the greater essence of ourselves and awaken our true nature. We can practise daily rituals and affirmations for optimal health and wellbeing. Above all, yoga reminds us to practise love, forgiveness, gratitude and playfulness!” Madonna Williams
Alysa Greenland (Instagram @alysamichelleyoga)
Alysa began her yoga teaching journey in 2012 while she was studying Nutritional medicine and working at Logan Women’s Health & Wellbeing center. Alysa specialises in creative vinyasa classes and has experience teaching yoga at gyms, private studios & community centers (for Logan city council). In 2014, Alysa co-created The Love Letter Collective, a business that posts feel-good, inspirational parcels on a subscription basis in Australia & overseas. After 2 years of focusing on the business & not teaching, Alysa decided it was time to sell her share in TLL Collective and re-ignite her passion for yoga. Alysa is a qualified E-RYT 200 Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance and a Level 2 Yoga Teacher with Yoga Australia.
Lance Schuler has been practising and living Yoga since he arrived with his wife Susan in Australia 35 years ago. Lance is the principle owner of Inspya Yoga and teaches workshops and teacher trainings cross the world from China to Europe and a lot of places in between.
“Yoga is the basis of awakening our self to a greater sense of personal wellbeing and the ability to live in harmony with ourselves and others.”Lance Schuler