Gretchen has been inspired and trained by master teachers, Shana Meyerson, Seane Corn, Nikki Costello, Faith Hunter and Dana Trixie Flynn. She received her 200 RYT from Embrace Your Flow with Faith Hunter and also holds a BA in Musical Theatre with a Dance minor from Point Park University (Pittsburgh, PA).
Gretchen believes in fostering a safe and nurturing environment for students of all levels to explore their yoga practice. She has been teaching yoga for four years and is the owner of the mobile yoga studio, Bee Yoga Fusion. Gretchen is best known for her challenging adult vinyasa yoga classes and fun-filled children’s classes; students love that each week the yoga class is unique with a diverse sequencing of poses to keep every student’s interest regardless of ability.
When she isn’t on a yoga mat Gretchen can be found running after two energetic boys, one of her boys is on the Autism Spectrum. She writes about her parenting journey on her blog CocktailMom.