She is well known for her authentic self-expression, humorous yet grounded, as she empowers students to reach for, and live, their highest potential on all levels of Being.
Marisa has been a practitioner of yoga for over 16 years. Since completing the Interdisciplinary Yoga and Advanced Teacher Trainings at the Nosara Yoga Institute in 2002, Marisa has dedicated her life to sharing the art and science of yoga. In 2003 she opened her first yoga studio, Twin Spirits Yoga, with her yogini mom in rural Montana. Marisa launched Sage Yoga & Wellness in Boise, ID in 2010.
Marisa uses her graduate degree in Transpersonal Psychology and Life Coaching to bring a real-world mix of eastern and western spiritually and psychology to her classes for Self-empowerment and transformation on all levels.
Marisa is a certified Pranassage® Practitioner. Pranassage® is a creative synthesis of yoga and bodywork that 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. As a E-RYT, Educator Registered Yoga Teacher, Marisa is honored to be a Lead Yoga Teacher Teacher for Shanti Yoga School, based out of McCall, ID, and from which she completed her 500 hour Registered Yoga Teacher Training.
Being the owner and an instructor at Sage Yoga & Wellness is a lifelong fulfillment for Marisa. She has also been a lululemon atheletica ambassador since 2010, 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 and DJ Chakra Khan.
With a deep passion for music, she is thrilled to be the curator of Yogafort for Treefort Music Festival. Check out her radio show Toast n’ Jam on Radio Boise KRBX every Thursday from 9 am – 12 pm, on 89.9 & 93.5 FM, or stream live from radioboise.org.
- Tues, 12 – 12:50 pm, Yin-Licious
- Weds, 12 – 12:50 pm, Belly Bustin’ Core
- Sat, 11 – 12:30 pm, Nosara Vinyasa
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