Michael teaches Classical Ashtanga Yoga as taught by Baba Hari Dass at Mount Madonna Center. He discovered his daily yoga practice while spending a pivotal year living in a spiritual community in Portland, OR.
Specializing in Trauma Sensitive Yoga which he studied with its' creators at Kripalu Center, he has taught through Living Yoga in prisons and mental health treatment settings and also as part of the treatment team at New Vision Wilderness Therapy. He is a student of North Indian Classical Music and occasional leader of Kirtan. Inspired by his many teachers from Taoist, Zen, Yogic, Sufi, musical and psychological backgrounds, Michael strives to be a joyful teacher and servant sharing what he has learned on his path to help students live a more peaceful life.