Joanna has been a student of Yoga for over 40 years and has been teaching in Reno since 2015. Inspired by her mother, Linnea Jepsen, who retired from teaching yoga at age 80, Joanna received her Yoga Teacher Training at The Studio, in Reno, NV. She has shared her yoga practice at Ball Fitness, Soulspace, Cardio Kickfit, Carson Tahoe Hospital's Health and Wellness Institute, Montreux Fitness Center and her home yoga studio in Reno.
Joanna teaches a well-rounded yoga practice involving stretching, breathing, mindfulness and blending that together with core conditioning, strengthening and vinyasa aloha flow. Joanna enjoys customizing her yoga classes for the student in what they need at the moment. Joanna is a mother of three adult children and a grandmother to an 8 year old grandson. Joanna is also a Massage Therapist, Birth Doula, Venue Manager for the offbeat Music Festival, enjoys cooking healthy, delicious food, biking, Pilates, hiking, singing and provides management and sound engineering for her partner’s various musical projects in Reno.