The Conference Committee consists of:
The board-appointed Compensation Committee was formed to develop and provide oversight of the Yoga Alliance staff annual compensation plan. Committee activities include review of annual staff performance appraisals, annual salary increases, and a goal-based annual bonus pool. Questions about the Compensation Committee? Please contact Barbara Dobberthien at bdobberthien(at)yogaalliance.org.
The Compensation Committee consists of:
The board-appointed Governance Committee will recruit new directors with the goal of ensuring that each director possesses the requisite qualifications and experience to carry out his or her responsibilities. Additionally, the Governance Committee shall assess the board’s current composition and identify missing characteristics, draft a recruitment plan and continuously cultivate new prospects, develop job descriptions for directors, orient new directors and continue to educate all directors on their responsibilities, and ensure that the board regularly engages in self-assessment. Questions about the Governance Committee? Please contact Richard Karpel at rkarpel(at)yogaalliance.org.
The Governance Committee consists of:
The Member Benefits Committee is a standing committee that will support Yoga Alliance by providing comprehensive and critical product and vendor review for associate vendor memberships, partnerships and endorsements. Part of the review process includes evaluating each company for socially conscious business practices. Questions about the Member Benefits Committee? Please contact Barbara Dobberthien at bdobberthien(at)yogaalliance.org.
The Standards Committee is a standing committee that will provide recommendations and oversight to the Yoga Alliance credentialing process. The Standards Committee consists of the working group, three subcommittees and the advisory group. Members are expected to represent the broader community’s interest and not one particular school, area of yoga teaching or standards. Questions about the Standards Committee? Please contact Sarah Fishman at sfishman(at)yogaalliance.org.
Updates from the Standards Committee:
Standards Committee Working Group
The working group provides oversight to Yoga Alliance credentialing system and directs the work of the subcommittees.The working group consists of: