Stan Woodman is a Level 2 Authorized Ashtanga Yoga Teacher for the Sharath Yoga Centre in Mysore, India. He took his first yoga class in 1991 which launched the foundation for a dedicated Ashtanga practice. Stan first met Sri K. Pattabhi Jois in NYC, and eventually travelled to the source of Ashtanga in Mysore, India in 2003. He studied with Guruji and has made several trips to the K. Pattabhi Jois Ashtanga Yoga Institute. In the summer of 2016, Stan was amongst a few global teachers who were selected to complete an intensive two month Ashtanga teachers training in Mysore with Sharathji.
Dimple Desai is the Director of Ashtanga Yoga Greenwich. Prior to her study of yoga, she worked in Corporate Finance for 18 years. Dimple has been a student of Ashtanga Yoga and Stan Woodman since 2015. She is grateful to the many sources of yoga education including senior Ashtanga teachers, academia, medical professionals, and fellow students.