Meet the Founder
FERN L. CONN
ERYT500, YACEP, Owner/Founder –Yoga Teacher
Fern L. Conn, ERYT500, YACEP and Certified ParaYoga Nidra Teacher has been helping to create wellness in the lives of others for over 35 years. Studio Owner and Lead Teacher of Dancing Lion Studio and school, Fern continues her work by also bringing community together. She began her journey in the wellness field as a child studying dance. She has been a Certified Personal Trainer, Corporate Wellness Coach & Group Fitness Instructor. Her passion for yoga and meditation was a natural next step and she has always included mindfulness practices in her work. Fern is also a motivational speaker, writer and leads teacher trainings, leadership programs and workshops in the areas of yoga, philosophy, Ayurveda, sequencing and cueing, meditation, Yoga Nidra and more. As a Lead Teacher in our Yoga Alliance approved school, Fern provides not only a strong foundation to becoming a teacher but also mentorship in becoming a leader.
MEET THE TEAM LEADER
TYLA LAUREL CONN
Tyla has been a wellness professional since she was 21 years old, but her passion sparked at a much younger age. Following in her mom’s footsteps, Tyla knew she wanted to be a wellness coach from very early on. In 2014, she earned the title Certified Personal Trainer through NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) and 2 years later completed her 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training program. Tyla has thousands of hours of experience in group and private settings. She works with all levels and demographics teaching various forms of physical and energetic movement. This exposure has curated her unique teaching style, which keeps you feeling light-hearted yet challenged both physically and mentally. Tyla continues to enhance her expertise and is also certified in the following: Kettlebell Level 1 & 2 (Axiom Academy), Pain Free Performance Specialist (PPSC),Landmine University Coach (LandmineU),Rotational Movement Training Specialist (Weck Method), and is in process of earning Holistic Nutritionist Certification through AFPA. Tyla teaches from a place of self-work and life experiences so you can always trust the authenticity of her message!