Emily Modrall | Yoga Instructor

  Emily Modrall  | Yoga Instructor, Yen Yoga & Fitness in Traverse City, Michigan.

Emily grew up in Suttons Bay— after seventeen years away, she is happy to be back in northern Michigan. Emily’s BA, MPhil, and PhD are in classics and Mediterranean archaeology, and she worked as an archaeologist in the US, the Netherlands, and throughout Italy for many years. She began practicing yoga in Philadelphia in 2004 in response to the grind of graduate school, and in 2012 completed the YogaWorks 200-hour teacher training with Joan Hyman in Philadelphia. Emily has sought out yoga in various cities and countries along the way; she counts among her most influential teachers the wonderful people at Dhyana Yoga in Philadelphia, her YogaWorks cohort and Joan, Claudio in Vicenza, Eva in Leiden, and the Yen Yoga community.