IRON YOGA INSTRUCTORS
We are thrilled to have Iron Yoga instructors in the USA, Canada, Ireland and England. If you'd like to join our team of Iron Yoga Instructors, feel free to check out our Iron Yoga Teacher Training classes to become a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher.
Anthony Carillo, Creator and Founder
New York, USA
Founder of Iron Yoga, Anthony Carillo is a nationally ranked Ironman triathlete and created the Iron Yoga method in 2005. Anthony has taught Iron Yoga classes at several New York City health clubs and has spent many years in the fitness industry as a spin instructor and triathlon coach. Anthony lives in Long Island, NY, with his beautiful wife and 3 awesome kids.
Amy Carillo, Master Instructor
New York, USA
Master Iron Yoga Instructor, Amy Carillo, has been teaching Iron Yoga since it was created in 2005. Amy is also a group fitness instructor and personal trainer and works with individuals, groups and corporates, helping people enhance their level of fitness and overall wellbeing. Amy lives in Long Island, NY, with her husband, Anthony Carillo, the founder of Iron Yoga, and 3 beautiful kids.
Sally Mitchell, Master Instructor
Master Iron Yoga Instructor and E-RYT 200 Hr Yoga Alliance Teacher, Sally Mitchell has been teaching yoga and Iron Yoga since 2010. With an athletic background, Sally was a competitive runner and triathlete, and has found balance through yoga and meditation. Sally teaches the Iron Yoga Teacher Training classes and also runs her own Body Flows Yoga Retreats business, based in Sonoma, California.
Anne Bannen Taylor, Certified Instructor
New York, USA
Anne is a high school educator, certified yoga instructor and health coach. She finds immense value in yoga and weight lifting and loves being both a student and a teacher. Anne also enjoys cooking, craft beer, gardening, live music and hiking and strives to extend the benefits of a balanced lifestyle to all of those around her. Anne became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2021.
Anny Young, Certified Instructor
Anny is a RYT 200 Hour Yoga Teacher and Aqua Kriya Yoga Teacher. She teaches at a variety of health clubs and fitness centers in Monterrey, California. Inspired by her students who enjoy challenging themselves physically and mentally, Anny accommodates all levels and is attentive to everyone's unique needs. Anny lives in Monterrey with her husband, and enjoys sailing and living an active lifestyle. Anny became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2014.
Jeffrey Myers, Certified Instructor
Jeff received his yoga certification in the Vini Yoga methodology as well as completing the In-House Teacher Training course at the Baptiste Power Yoga Studio in Boston, MA. Other certifications include completing the Jon Kabat-Zinn eight week Stress Reduction Program at the University of Massachusetts Center of Mindfulness, and Warriors at Ease training program which focuses on teaching yoga/meditation to military personnel and students suffering from post traumatic stress disorder. Jeff has been recognized nationally for his work with veterans receiving the American Massage Therapy Association’s 2009 Humanitarian Award, and has appeared in articles for Massage Magazine and Massage Journal. Jeff is the owner of Healthways Therapeutic Massage and Yoga Studio in Lancaster, MA, and became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2020.
Joanne Anger, Certified Instructor
Joanne Anger is a Certified 200hr YTT instructor and is certified in Restorative Yoga, Accessible Yoga, Children's yoga, Trauma-informed yoga teaching, Mindfulness Movement and is currently studying 300HR Advanced YTT with Rolf Gates. Joanne has always led an active life and is thrilled to be able to share her love of movement and strength in a yoga forum. Joanne’s classes focus on building strength, stability and resilience through intentional, functional movement paired with the whole-body awareness and breath focus of yoga. Joanne invites participants to be curious about how their bodies move, range of motion and most of all, to have fun as she and they move through all the stages of life. Joanne loves to challenge and dispel the stereotypes associated with aging and mobility. Participants of all ages have found her to be accessible, approachable as she strives to not take life too seriously! Joanne currently teaches at 2 local studios, corporate classes, and with private clients in the Kitchener-Waterloo area of Ontario, Canada. Joanne became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2020.
Katherine Brown, Certified Instructor
Katherine Brown is a wife and mom living in a small Texas town who finds it difficult to relax or exercise for herself. In steps Iron Yoga, the perfect solution. With deep breathing and calm workouts, it is centering; yet add the dumbbells and the challenging poses while lifting weights and strength fitness is back in the forefront! Katherine is excited about what this practice can do for her life and the lives of clients as she embarks on a new journey to strength, health, and a little peace in the chaos. Katherine became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2022.
Kolton Durkin, Certified Instructor
Kolton found yoga (or yoga found her, as they say) during an exceptionally challenging stretch of her life. Yoga helped her to face interpersonal relationships empathetically, grow physically stronger, and find a sense of belonging. Her classes focus on strength and flexibility for both the body and the mind, and she encourages finding your edge, breaking barriers, and having fun! Kolton completed her 200hr YTT in 2016 and is currently in a 300hr Advanced Studies Program. Kolton became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2021.
Lindsay Gray, Certified Instructor
Lindsay Gray is a fitness and motivation coach, based in Ontario, Canada, who believes that self love comes first and progress comes second. She found this belief during her Kinesiology (the study of the human body in motion) degree. While studying she needed an outlet, and for this she found yoga and began her practice. Lindsay has a passion for fitness and has over 12 certifications, and owns her own studio called Vigor Advantage Fitness Studio in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. Lindsay became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2020.
Michelle Reilly, Certified Instructor
Michelle (Chelle) is a RYS 200 Hr Vinysana Trained Yoga Teacher, CF-L1 CrossFit Trainer and 8+year avid CrossFitter. She runs half marathons, plays basketball and is a coach at heart. She loves a good workout in any form, and believes that yoga is for everyBODY!.
Angela Kimberley, Certified Instructor
Angela became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2021.
Emily Nesbit, Certified Instructor
Emily became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2022.
Jake Gilmore, Certified Instructor
North Carolina, USA
Jake became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2021.
Jean Wolfgang, Certified Instructor
Jean became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2020.
JT Boss, Certified Instructor
JT Boss became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2020.
Lynn Power, Certified Instructor
New Jersey, USA
Lynn became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2021.
Martin Zerfhas, Certified Instructor
Martin became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2020.
Melinda Rudio, Certified Instructor
Angela became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2022.
Nancy Wikle, Certified Instructor
Nancy became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2021.
Ramone Lewis, Certified Instructor
Ramone became a Certified Iron Yoga Teacher in 2021.