Suzie Hurley is the Director of the Willow Street Yoga Center in Takoma Park, MD. and a Senior Certified Anusara Yoga Teacher. She has practiced yoga since 1977, and has taught yoga since 1981. She has studied extensively with John Friend, the founder of Anusara Yoga, since 1994 and was one of the first certified Anusara teachers. Suzie also holds an Advanced 500 hour Kripalu teaching certificate, as well as a 500 hour Certificate from Yoga Alliance. Her 28 years of yoga practice also include 16 years of Iyengar study.
She is a certified Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapist, maintains an active professional practice, and is a former member of the Phoenix Rising teaching faculty. Suzie holds a B.S. in both English and Health and Physical Education, and taught Physical Education at Stone Ridge Country Day School in Bethesda for five years. Suzie has also been trained in Polarity and Bio-Energy work. She continues to be devoted to her own personal growth and creates a safe atmosphere where others may seek the same.
Suzie’s teaching is enthusiastic and inspirational. Her clear and precise teaching style is balanced with fun and authenticity. Suzie’s devotion to inspiring others toward discovering their own greatness will find its way straight to your heart.
Suzie guest teaches Anusara Yoga Teacher Trainings and Workshops nationwide and leads annual Yoga vacations and retreats in beautiful natural settings outside the US.
India! How can one begin to describe the experience of two weeks in this challenging, energetic and sacred land? Eight adventurous students, plus my husband, John, daughter Kate and I, embarked on our second Yoga Pilgrimage to the foothills of the Himalayas in December 2007.