Marisa has been a practitioner of yoga for over 15 years. After completing the Interdisciplinary Yoga and Advanced Teacher Trainings at the Nosara Yoga Institute in 2002, Marisa opened her first yoga studio, Twin Spirits Yoga, with her mom in Montana. Marisa opened Sage Yoga & Wellness in 2010.
Marisa graduated from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology (now Sofia University) in 2007, earning a MA in Transpersonal Studies. Her passion is sharing the art of yoga as a complete tool for Self-empowerment and transformation. As a holistic educator, she has created and taught university courses on Yoga History and Philosophy, and Eastern Psychology.
In 2013 Marisa became a certified Pranassage® Practitioner through the Nosara Yoga Institute. Pranassage® is a creative synthesis of yoga and bodywork that produces deep relaxation in the receiver. A one-on-one Pranassage® Session will put you back in touch with the wisdom of your body by facilitating the release of prana in intelligent ways. Marisa can be contacted for private appointments by emailing email@example.com
Marisa is also in the process of completing the Balance Body Pilates Mat Certification, and is available for private Pilates sessions. As a E-RYT, Educator Registered Yoga Teacher, Marisa is honored to be a Yoga Teacher Teacher for Shanti Yoga School, based out of McCall, ID.
Being the owner and an instructor at Sage Yoga & Wellness is a lifelong fulfillment for Marisa. She is also a Lululemon Ambassador, and thanks the Boise community for selecting her as a “Best of Boise” Yoga Teacher in 2010, 2011 & 2012…and The Best Local Yoga Instructor for 2013!
In addition to a full-on yoga life, Marisa is the mother of 2 little bodhisattvas, a doting wife, an Ordained Minister, and DJ Chakra Khan. She is also on the board of Treefort Music Festival, and is the curator of YogaFort 2014!
- Tues, 9:30 – 10:45 am, Vinyasa Yoga
- Tues, 12 – 12:50 pm, Yin-Licious
- Weds, 12 – 12:50 pm, Belly Bustin’ Core
- Fri, 4:15 – 5:15 pm, Rock n Roll Vinyasa
- Sat, 11 – 12:30 pm, Nosara Vinyasa
Marisa is teaching 5 classes at this summer’s Wanderlust in Squaw Valley!
Marisa is available for appointments in
- Spiritual Guidance
- Life Coaching
Please contact her with questions or to schedule at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 208.338.5430