Background photo: Zion Tree in Winter by Kay Nelson
Kelly Ferris Lester
Kelly is our Team Administrator. She taught with with Sondra in New Zealand in 2014 and at Zion in 2017. She is a professor and has published on somatics.
Ashley Meeder is our Certification Teacher in Mexico . She is a dancer, photographer, and enjoys performing in nature. She specializes in somatic movement for pain. Email:
Christina lives in
Michigan, and is the director of People Dancing. She likes to perform and to teach somatic work. For workshops in the Midwest or private tutorials email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Lives and works in Moab, Utah Certification Teacher and Wilderness Guide. Email: email@example.com
Karen has been with
Eastwest since 2001, and has taught several Certification Workshops.
She lives in
Brighton in the UK. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Clara Reyes, St. Maarten Island.
Akiko Kishida, Tokyo
Sri Van Der Kroef
Sri lives in Santa Barbara and has taught and assisted in Certification Workshops. For more about Sri email, email@example.com
Karin teaches at Bath Spa University in the UK, and has taught several EWS Certification workshops.
Manda Jane Johnson
Manda lives in New Zealand and has assisted Sondra in Utah. She has studied several somatic methods and is a Shin Somatics Certification Teacher.
Amy Bush Certification Teacher in Elmira NY near Lake Geneva.
Owner of Link Movement Arts Studios. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Some of Ashley Meeder's students in Mexico
Eastwest Graduate, Roman Morris
Catherine is an award winning teacher. She assisted Sondra in Tuscany and has published on somatics, enjoys butoh, lives in PA, and teaches in the Northeast. Email, Catherine.email@example.com
Wilhemeena directs Soul Centre in Auckland New Zealand and is a yogini, butohist, healer, teacher, artist and writer. She teaches Shin Somatics Workshops and
Michelle is a professor of dance at Hobart & William Smith College in Geneva NY, on beautiful Lake Seneca. Michelle.firstname.lastname@example.org
Rick Biehl. Eastwest teacher, has a chapter in Sondra's book, Moving Consciously.
Eastwest Graduate and Intern, Amber Olpin-Watkins, the Kayenta Labyrinth
Ruth has been with our work since 2000, and has taught several Certification Workshops. She teaches at Plymouth U. in the UK. Email:
Akiko teaches Shin Somatics in Japan. She also has many clients who benefit from her work, including her father. Email:
Director of Embodied Learning, Indianapolis Movement Arts Collective
Independent butoh artist/workshop leader
Alycia Bright Holland