Jonah's Mama, founder and co-owner of Virayoga and author of Art of Attention, Elena's been teaching yoga for 16+ years. Respected and beloved globally as teacher, designer, coach, producer, philanthropist, blogger and entrepreneur, Elena is honoured to offer larger-scale experiences of yoga, but her true service is in shifting awareness within the smallest interactions; one family, one household at a time.
From the Museum of Modern Art to the Great Lawn at Central Park, from the playa at Burning Man to the Eiffel Tower, she’s taught yoga classes to large groups, and has been featured in the New York Times, Yoga Journal, Element Yoga for Beginners DVDs, ABC News and NBC News. Practices with Elena can be found on Yogaglo.com.
Elena contributes to Positively Positive, Yoga Journal, Yoga International, Huffington Post, Chalkboard Mag and her own blog, Art of Attention. As the Executive Producer of On Meditation, she is curating a docuseries of short films about the relevance of meditation and its benefits. She's developed a delicious essential oil blend called GIVE scent that benefits Women for Women International, and her first book, Art of Attention, is now in its second printing, and on its second translation (German and French).