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Leila A. Fortier is a 500 hr. certified Yoga instructor recently relocated to Vacaville, CA from Okinawa, Japan. She holds 20 years of experience in the fitness industry with a multitude of certifications as a master personal trainer, group exercise instructor, and consultant. She instructed at several locations throughout Okinawa, Japan, serving U.S. active duty military communities and their families. Leila completed her 200 hr. training through Blue Fire Yoga Japan after investing over a decade of personal practice in various forms of Yoga. In 2015, she traveled to India where she attained her 300 hr. advanced teacher training in Rishikesh Yoga Peeth, completing additional studies in Yogic philosophy, Ayurveda marma techniques, and Yoga Nidra. Upon her return, she invested in advanced certifications in Yin Yoga and SUP Yoga. Leila utilizes the strong foundation of Hatha Yoga principles and philosophy built into the invigorating flow of Vinyasa style classes. In her spare time, Leila is also a globally published author, artist, and photographer. www.leilafortier.com