Johanna is known as a teacher of Yoga teachers and an inspiration guru who mentors countless yoga instructors on their ever expanding journeys. She is a sequencing specialist devoted to the infinite creative and connective stream of each individual’s truth and is the founder of the Full Spectrum Sequencing Approach.
Her classes incorporate poetry, moving metaphor and music in a rich orchestral way that guides the student on a soulful (sometimes sweaty) journey into the heart of what it means to be human. As a counselor and healer, she is recognized for her ability to see the light, wholeness and infinite potential within everyone she meets. She is the Director of Illumina Yoga and it’s teacher training programs, Co-Director of Illumina East in NYC & former Co-Director of Sonic Yoga NYC and its certification programs. She received her 200 hour certificate from Sonic Yoga & was blessed with a 500-hour certificate under the guidance of the incomparable Sri Dharma Mittra. She has continued to be inspired through the lineage of Shiva Rea, the wisdom of the Tantra, the Pneuma System and ancient Shamanic wisdom. She is a Reiki Healer and has studied under Guru Dharam Khalsa for her certificate in Kundalini Yoga Therapy. She is married to the most magical man and fellow Yogi, Jim Bell. They reside with their daughter Lucia and fur son, Hamish in Carmel, NY.