Noelle Whittington: ERYT500, YACEP, is an author, Yoga educator, mentor, retreat leader, Coach, and musician. Although Noelle is based in Wilmington NC, you can catch her in weekly public Yoga classes, Live music events, Yoga and Music Festivals, and International Yoga retreats. A lifetime of dance training led Noelle to become a full-time Yoga instructor in 2006 upon graduation from Nosara Yoga Institute (Don and Amba Stapleton’s Interdisciplinary 200 hour Yoga residential immersion), and in order to dedicate herself to solely teaching Yoga she has taught every kind of class under the sun! Her journey started with teaching in fitness studios and Pilates training, where she gained a full Mat (PHI Pilates) and Cadillac (Body and Soul Studios - Raleigh NC) certification. She went on to study with her primary teachers Ashley Ludman in Anusara/Alignment-based Yoga, Kristin Cooper-Gulak in Kunga Yoga, Thomas Ashley-Farrand in Mantra and Sanskrit Studies, and Bill Mahony and Douglas Brooks in Yogic Philosophy. Noelle served as the Co-Director of Wilmington Yoga Center 2013-2105. As the Senior Kunga Trainer for the Kunga Yoga School since 2012, Noelle has trained students and mentored staff in Yoga Studios in North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina. Noelle’s offerings are a deeply meaningful and creative combination of breath, music, dynamic movement,Yogic philosophy, Mantra, Meditation, and Devotion. Noelle also offers Mantra and Yogic Philosophy in University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Yoga Minor since 2018, as well as creating, facilitating, and writing manual additions for modules within Yoga teacher trainings, currently for Purple Blossom Yoga studio’s 200 hour Yogic Studies program in Greenville NC, and Village Yoga’s Veda Del Soul Yoga + Ayurveda Lifestyle Teacher Training in the Outer Banks of NC. A former ambassador for Lululemon and Manduka, Noelle’s mission is to help others find their way back to Love- manifested as freedom in their bodies and voices through creative expression- in order to serve in their own way. Because of this vision, Noelle founded Soul Alchemy Course in 2020- an online group coaching program and community to help people live their most fulfilled, authentic lives. Noelle’s book, “Morning and Evening Affirmation Journal” is on sale through Amazon and all online book retailers. Connect with Noelle and find out more about her book and offerings at www.narayanishakti.com and www.soulalchemycourse.com .