TYMI HOWARD 500 E-RYT is an International Yoga Teacher/Presenter and Holistic Health Coach. Leading 200/500 Hour Yoga Teacher Trainings, Workshops, Retreats & Classes she is dedicated to inspiring people to discover their life's purpose through the art of yoga. Pioneering the Vinyasa Yoga movement in the Central Florida area, she is the Creator/Owner of Guruv Yoga Studios, now three locations strong. Her introduction to yoga began in NYC in 1993 after years as a professional ballet dancer and several nagging injuries, she found her way into an Ashtanga class. It wasn’t until she moved to California years later and started studying different paths and lineages that she fell in love with the practice and and began following its teachings. Receiving her BA in Theatre and Dance from Rollins College and MA from NYU/ Circle in the Square, she has been influenced by so many gifted teachers and friends in dance, yoga, health & fitness. Tymi is known in the yoga community as a skillful graceful practitioner and a dynamic, non-dogmatic, playful, artistically creative teacher! Avid Blogger and animal rights advocate, she is a lover of God, Life and Yoga. Tymi is forever a student and grateful to all of her teachers and students who continue to INSPIRE!