John is an army veteran, a retired first responder and a 200 hour RYT. He began studying yoga in 2009, and began teaching in 2016. John’s focus is on a gentle and individual practice, with an emphasis on stress management techniques and trauma. John taught yoga to veterans at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Coatesville PA for three years. John is also an Instructor Two for Yoga for First Responders (YFFR). Off the mat, John travels extensively for work and recreation.