Mimi Ghandour is the founder of Mimi Yoga Studio and Mimi Yoga, a lifestyle brand and global yoga community with members in over 64 countries worldwide. Known for her signature power flows, enchanting mantras, and positive, infectious energy, Mimi will get you moving and flowing.
Janet became an instructor after completing Mimi Yoga RYT-200 Teacher Training in 2021. She has also completed advanced training with master yogi Paul Toliuszis in Miami as well as the Baptiste Yoga Institute. Janet incorporates uplifting messages, breathwork and meditation into her classes.
Ewa was Mimi’s first yoga teacher and today co-teaches the Mimi Yoga Teacher Training and leads the Mimi Yoga guided meditation training. She holds dual certifications in Skanda Yoga (500h) and Jivamukti Yoga (300h) and is also a certified hypnotist (CH).
AD’s yoga journey began as a way to manage stress and overcome injuries and after 4 years of practice, completed a 200-hour Vinyasa teacher training. He has since added certifications in exercise therapy, fitness, and wellness. AD is known for sharing his positive, playful, encouraging light and energy with all those around him.
April first discovered yoga when studying dance and business at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. Upon completing her teacher training she had the opportunity to open her own yoga retreat center in northern New Mexico at a private resort. Today April continues to teach alignment-based vinyasa flows, inspired by the music and practices she's learned from around the world.
A lifelong soccer player, David's always been on the move. After suffering sport-related injuries, David found his way into a hot yoga studio and has never looked back. Upon completing his 200-hour Teacher Training, his mission is to create a space where students can discover more about how their bodies can move in ways they have never experienced. There's a little bit of everything in each of his unique flows, including the promise you'll walk away feeling stretched, refreshed, and inspired to practice more.
Fueled by her lifelong passion for fitness, in 2000, Gina became a certified personal trainer, a Polestar-certified Pilates mat instructor in 2003, in 2008 she received her PMA certification on Pilates studio equipment, and in 2019 completed her 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training. Today she teaches both yoga and pilates with compassion and intellect and hopes to bring a smile and positive energy to everyone who takes her class and make it a unique and memorable experience.
Bringing a playful approach, as well as a deep understanding of yoga, anatomy, and philosophy to her students, Irena’s classes have a strong focus on breath awareness and the mind-body connection. Her yoga trainings in India along with a deep meditation practice from her time spent in Kopan Buddhist Monastery in Kathmandu have given her a deep knowledge of both the spiritual and physical aspects of yoga.
Jessica’s yoga journey was initially fueled by her passion to introduce this physical and spiritual practice to the younger generation. A Miami native, certified and trained with The Inspired Life, she incorporates a union of playfulness and freedom to her creative sequencing. Jessica feels immense joy and fulfillment seeing her students discover their own personal yoga journey while connecting on a soulful level.
After years of playing vigorous competitive soccer, training, and experiencing the constant pressure of having to perform, when Julia found yoga it created a new world for her. Julia has completed 500 hours of Yoga Teacher training along with an additional 100-hours in teaching inversions and 50-hours in Ayurvedic medicine. Julia's hope is for her students to experience the transformation and compassion that yoga has brought to her life.
A New York transplant in Miami, Lihn loves to bring a perfect mix of the fast-paced life with meditative bliss when sharing her love and knowledge of yoga with her students. Creating a safe and empowering environment that welcomes all, no matter where they are on their yoga journey, is the most important part of being a teacher for Lihn.
Maria first discovered yoga in 2010 as a way to combat the stress of marathon and high-intensity training; however, she quickly came to appreciate the mental and restorative benefits the practice provides. She received her 200 RYT certification through Tropical Vinyasa in 2017 and in 2021 transitioned from practicing law full-time to teaching yoga.
Mariana found yoga eight years ago during a transitional period in her life and discovered its grounding and centering benefits. It also fueled her to immerse herself in the practice, leading her to receive her RYT-200 with Mimi Yoga in 2021. She has since focused her energy on teaching as well as deepening her knowledge in all areas of yoga, meditation, and wellness.
Mariel is a Guatemalan native living in Miami who fell in love with teaching yoga after completing Mimi Yoga 200-Hour Teacher Training in 2021. Today, Mariel continues to deepen her yoga practice and teaches a dynamic power vinyasa flow that will connect you with your breath, mind and body.
Nicole's approach to yoga is a journey that takes you through the fundamentals of the practice while exploring unique flows. With Nicole’s hands-on approach as a teacher, prepare for flows that will widen your horizons and encourage growth - all while tapping into your transcendental power with curated playlists and focused readings.
Known for an unmatched lively energy and affectionate title of the “glute girl,” Hawkins’ killer ability to connect with each workout participant has been the key difference maker in transforming countless lives. With a dedicated client list that includes models, professional athletes and media personalities, Hawkins has become a sought-after fitness professional for those on the go and those ready to go.
Vanessa’s yoga practice is powered by the concept of rebirth and rejuvenation. Her practice centers on the concept of rejuvenation and spiritual technique as not only an endeavor in physical fitness but in the improvement of mind body and spirit.