Michelle Smith (she/her/ella), born and raised in Quito, Ecuador, sees yoga as a path for communities to come together, slow down, and open up. Always drawn to experience something bigger, she took a leap to live and experience Shanghai, China. It was there that she fell in love with yoga. After recovering from a twisted ankle, she found herself deepening her self-love and connection journey.
She has taught Vinyasa with a Bilingual focus for over six years. She is an Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher with over 900+ hours of Certifications with well-seasoned teachers. Most recently, she completed Richard Freeman and Mary Taylor’s legendary Summer Intensive in Boulder, CO. Michelle’s classes bring mindful movement into Vinyasa sequences to allow space to grow and deepen your practice, in both English and Spanish. You can expect something different every time. Outside of the studio, she enjoys snowboarding, hiking, horseback riding with friends. Or enjoying a tasty vegan meal anywhere in the world…You can find her teaching online via Patreon, YogaDownload.com and in-person at local Denver/Boulder studios. She offers privates, corporate yoga, public yoga in parks, Beginner Series, Workshops, Teacher Trainings, Festivals and Retreats in Ecuador and Colorado.