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Shari Beard

Shari Beard is a well known and loved yoga teacher in the Tahoe/Truckee area since 2003.

She is a meditator, yogi, climber, skier, community connector, nature enthusiast and art dabbler. A mama, lover, daughter, sister, teacher, cat owner, dog owner and friend. Her greatest teacher has been her teenage daughter, but she has trained with the best in Ashtanga, Iyengar, Maya and Anusara Yoga. She was blessed to assist the Wanderlust Teacher Training for 6 years with Meg McCracken. She recently became a certified Mindfulness Meditation Teacher by Jack Kornfield and Tara Brach.
Shari is passionate about connecting individuals to their own heart. She encourages vulnerability, imperfection, getting messy and falling apart.  She strives to embrace with her students the tougher emotions such as shame, guilt, anger, grief and doubt.  She walks alongside students where they support each other in this school of life, where life is continuing to experience itself. She is delighted and honored to be a part of the Wellness Playground Team.
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