Ellye has been a lifelong student of Health & Human Science and movement. Born in New Zealand, Ellye has always been fascinated with the intersection of intrinsic healing practices with beauty & physical anthropology. Her mission is to utilize the body as a vehicle to inform loving presence and self expression. Ellye holds a degree from Loyola Marymount University and has studied at Quinnipiac University and the Florence Dance Center in Italy. Her certifications include Annie Carpenter's Advanced E-RYT 500 hr Smart Flow Yoga Training, Stott Pilates Certifications including sports rehabilitation and pre/post natal Pilates, Donna Farhi's Yoga for Restorative Therapeutics, Bikram's Yoga College of India, & Integrated Reiki Energy Therapy. She is a practitioner of Transcendental Meditation via the giggling guru Swami Brahmananda Saraswati. For a decade she has taught embodiment in clinical, athletic, pre/post natal, physical therapy, and corporate settings across Los Angeles. Her practice includes bringing a joyful holistic approach to anyone who wants to experience greater physical & mental liberation, vitality, empowerment and flow. She also teaches children meditation and dance in exchange for the reminder to never lose touch with the creative child within you.