We’re thrilled to honor Alissa Murgia as our Manduka Sponsored Yogi of the Month for December! At last count, Alissa had taken an incredible 231 classes with The Green Yogi! We’re so honored to have you in our family, Alissa!
OCCUPATION: Regional Director of Sales for Silverado; Memory Care Communities
NICKNAME: Pretty much every derivative of Alissa…Lis, Aliss, Lissy, A-Town
FUN FACT ABOUT YOU:
I’m a Board Member of Mychal’s Learning Place, an awesome local non-profit committed to creating a world where all individuals with special needs have the opportunity to succeed. Come join me this year on December 6th (my birthday eve) for our third annual Art Show and Auction!
WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE INSTRUCTOR AND WHY?
Everyone at The Green Yogi is great! With that said, I often find myself in Jamie’s classes the most. She’s intuitive, fun and a thoughtful teacher.
WHAT IS YOUR INTENTION FOR YOUR YOGA PRACTICE?
To be present.
WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE YOGA POSE?
Ardha Chandrasana (Half Moon Pose)
WHAT SONG SHOULD BE ON EVERY YOGA PLAYLIST?
“Let Go” by Frou Frou
WHAT INSPIRES YOU?
People who are true to their essence. As a life coach, it inspires me to support those achieving their best selves.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN PRACTICING AND HOW HAS YOGA IMPROVED YOUR LIFE?
Yoga has been part of my life for more than 16 years. Not sure what I’d do without it. Yoga has improved my being in ways I could never have imagined; teaching me to be patient, positive, and present. With each class I learn more about myself on the mat.