is a certified teacher with Yoga Alliance (500 R.Y.T.). She has been teacher certified by renowned instructor Rodney Yee, by Richard Rozen, contributing editor for Yoga Journal, and Jimamukti trained Collen Saidmain. Alina’s training also includes work with Dr. Jamie Naughright, athletic trainer for professional athletes and dynamic anatomy teacher, as well as Anatomy workshops at the Iyengar Institute in NYC. She completed her certification with Kofia Busia and is in the middle of another 300 hour training with Patty Towsend of embodied yoga.
She is featured in the cover of the Mayo Clinic and Gaiam integrated health videos. Alina has a background in dance, she began her career with American Ballet Theater. After 12 years with ABT she joined the Broadway cast of Phantom of the Opera.