Suzanne Vian, E-RYT500, YACEP, RCYT

Jiva Studio Founder, Lead Instructor for all categories

Suzanne Vian, E-RYT 500 is an expert trainer with a keen sense of what each student needs to achieve great depth in their practice or as teachers. Suzanne has been a teacher / practitioner for going on 3 decades. She is a student of Ana Forrest and has taught more than 13,000 hours of yoga and mindfulness to students from around the world since 2003. Suzanne is actively involved in spreading yoga and mindfulness to youth as well as adults.


Robin Shepard, E-RYT200, RYT500, RCYT

Teacher Training Instructor Asana, Anatomy, Meditation

Robin shares her knowledge of over 2 decades of dedicated practice and teaching. A compassionate, challenging and articulate instructor, Robin deeply cares for students and their personal ad professional development. Robin was a devout Ashtanga practitioner for many years and a strong background in Vinyasa, Hatha & Iyengar and took her first 200 - hour Yoga Teacher with Suzanne. Robin has a gift for articulating information clearly, and for guiding aspiring teachers and trainees to understand what is happening in their own bodies and how to become successful teachers.


Sabrina Choo, RYT200

Sabrina rediscovered yoga back in 2014, through a very close friend who inspired her, till this day.  At that time, Sabrina was looking for a space where she could leave work stress behind and the yoga mat was her answer - she found brightness, harmony and joy.  Her interest and love for yoga grew since then, particularly with Vinyasa style of yoga. 

Sabrina is known for her energy and playfulness and she wishes to share that with her students - bringing light and joy to them. 


Luana Wagner, RYT200

Luana is a beautiful and loving human being who naturally helps and uplifts those around her. She is from Brazil and her passion for movement began in childhood. Lu discovered yoga in 2012 and has been on a journey of self discovery for a long time. She took her 200 - hour Yoga Teacher Training with Suzanne and it changed her life. Her goal is to unite her love of yoga and people, and to show others the way to connect to their true selves through yoga, breath, meditation and Reiki.

Luana has lived in Asia for more than 15 years and embodies a Brazilian heart full of love and kindness.


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