Owner/Instructor E-RYT 200, RYT 500, YACEP
Kristine Mast is the owner of Muskegon Yoga Center and founder of Soulful Sudz; Beer/Yoga Events. She spent 25 years as an elementary school educator then decided to follow her passion and buy the yoga studio where she had been practicing. Since then she has introduced yoga to the local high school curriculum, teamed with area athletes to include yoga in their training regimes, ran 3 sold out international yoga retreats in Costa Rica, began a continues to run a successful yoga teacher training program, and founded Soulful Sudz running beer/yoga events throughout Michigan. Currently she is an adjunct professor at Muskegon Community College where she teaches yoga asana and philosophy. Her understanding of the power of the practice has significantly evolved with her studies, aware of yoga's ability to heal and reveal. She has studied with Hilaire Lockwood and Hilltop Yoga where she received both 200 and 500 RYT Training. She has also taken classes with Maty Ezraty, Kino MacGregor, Taylor Hunt, Seane Corn and Bryan Kest. Like everyone, she has a story filled with obstacles, grief, and loss along with joy, celebrations and love. Yoga is a part of the journey.