Jo was born in Dublin and spent her youth training in London. Her yoga practice stems from
a dance background, namely classical ballet and contemporary, so her teaching is rooted in
an innate and precise sense of physicality and alignment.
She began to train in India in 2004 .Her main practice there was in the Ashtanga Vinyasa
Jo completed her teacher training in Los Angeles at the renowned Yoga Works studio in
Santa Monica with her mentor Annie Carpenter.Jo now has over 15 years of teaching
experience in Dublin and
Joanna has been fortunate to study under many senior teachers including Chuck Miller and
Maty Ezraty, Erik Schiffman, Tias Little and David Swenson. Jo has been teaching
continuously in Dublin since 2005 and now instructs on the 300 Hour Teacher Training at
Yoga Dublin with Dave Curtis.
Now a mother of three, Joanna found how imperative her yoga practice was to her through
the challenges of pregnancy and motherhood, and now also teaches both Pre and Postnatal
Yoga,Mum and Baby Yoga and Active Birth workshops.