MELISSA SMITH

Teacher / RYT-200
Kids Yoga, Yoga for Everyone

Alumni of Central High School and the University of South Florida, has been a part of the House of Light family since its inception. Melissa has been teaching yoga in Hernando county since 2007. Melissa has taught a variety of classes including kids yoga, mommy and me yoga, kids yoga birthday parties, kids yoga summer camp, yoga for special needs children, yoga for teens, adult yoga, senior chair yoga and many others. Melissa obtained her first certification from the Asheville Yoga Center in 2006, followed by an advanced yoga training certificate in 2012 at House of Light Yoga.

Melissa began working with children in college as an after-school coordinator, and summer camp counselor at the New Tampa YMCA. After college Melissa moved back to Spring Hill and began teaching yoga classes to seniors. Melissa looks forward to using her knowledge of bodies and movement, as well as her love for children to guide her students by building confidence and help them to learn all the things their bodies are capable of accomplishing.