• SHY Team

    SHY Team

    We have very qualified teachers to guide you in your journey!

Meet the SHY Team!

We have the best trained teachers to guide you through your Yoga journey! Our instructors are all minimally 200 hour Yoga Alliance Certified with many above and beyond with additional trainings and continuing education courses. They are devoted to instill confidence and motivate you to evolve with your practice.

Our teachers offer a variety within each class, will give options and modifications for those newer to yoga or recovering from injury. Each of our teachers bring a different training, yoga philosophy, personality and energy to any given class. Variety is the spice of life! That also proves true for our yoga practice! The more variety of styles and teachers you take, the more your body moves in different ways to open up and become stronger, leaner, more flexible, challenged, balanced and adaptable in Mind, Body and Soul. Enjoy the journey!

Jim Curcio

Jim Curcio

Owner Teacher 200 ERYT

Deby Curcio

Deby Curcio

Owner Teacher 200 ERYT, 500 ERYT

Latonya Hill

Latonya Hill

Senior Teacher 200 ERYT

Melany Beck

Melany Beck

Teacher 200 ERYT

Jim has had an interest in sports from a very early age. Wanting to maintain his active lifestyle Jim was introduced to yoga in the 90’s. He has been certified to teach The Barkan Method of Hot Yoga since 2010. Jim is also a PSIA Level 2 Ski Instructor for Vail Resorts.

Morgan Schmidt

Morgan Schmidt

Teacher 200 ERYT, 500 RYT

Deby has been certified to teach since 2005. She received her 500 HR certification with Mark Stephens and is certified to teach Hot Yoga, Hatha, Restorative, Vinyasa Styles, Yoga Sculpt and Barre. Deby loves to share the many benefits and mindfulness of Yoga.

Stewart Moore

Stewart Moore

Teacher 200 ERYT

Latonya was placed in ballet classes at the age of 3 to correct problems with her feet & legs & a passion for movement and music was ignited. She is Core Power certified Level I, II since 2010 & is also certified in Yoga Sculpt and Restorative. Expect to be energized!

Lindsay Eland

Lindsay Eland

Teacher 200 ERYT

Mel earned her certification through the Bindu Yoga School in Bali, Indonesia. She has been practicing yoga for the past 12 years in Colorado and abroad. Mel focuses on yoga geared toward athletes and includes injury prevention techniques in many of her classes.

Jes Park

Jes Park

Teacher 200 ERYT

As an outdoor athlete, Morgan fell in love with the practice of Yoga. She is Anusara/Vinyasa trained since 2011 with Jeanie Manchester. She loves the technical alignment and anatomy of the physical body, and linking breath with movement for a well-rounded practice.

Sarah Conrad

Sarah Conrad

Teacher 200 ERYT

Sarah's love of movement, mindfulness, and meditation led her to yoga over 15 years ago. Sivananda is the root of her Hatha practice. As a massage therapist as well, she profoundly connects to body awareness through hands-on healing as well as yoga.

Erin Morvant

Erin Morvant

Teacher 200 ERYT, 500 ERYT

Erin has studied in the lineage of T. Krishnamacharya's students, including B.K.S. Iyengar, T.K.V. Desikachar, and Gary Kraftsow, founder of American Viniyoga Institute. This model is focused on ancient teachings and their application in a therapeutic setting.

Certified in 2016 Stewart focuses on deliberately linking breath to movement. His classes use movement & pace to offer variety and a sense of familiarity to students. A hiker, snowboarder, climber, & forever curious at heart, Stewart likes to bring nature themes into his classes.

Kat Johnson

Kat Johnson

Teacher 200 ERYT

Kat practiced Iyengar yoga regularly for years, then picked up on Vinyasa style and never looked back. Certified in 2014 she shares with her students what she has discovered through her own practice. "I teach but it's amazing just how much I learn from my students."

Patrick McCleaf

Patrick McCleaf

Teacher 200 ERYT, 500RYT

I’ve always been into movement. So much so that I decided to major in Kinesiology. In searching for knowledge, truth, & what is real, I was drawn to the mat. I practice & teach Ashtanga & Rocket Yoga. Endless love to all of my teachers, students, and friends.

Mother of four & published author, Lindsay found yoga five years ago. What started out simply to improve flexibility became a full on love-affair. With care, humor & kindness, Lindsay guides you physically & emotionally to deeper levels of awareness, confidence & freedom.

Lissy McNiece

Lissy McNiece

Teacher 200 ERYT

Core Power certified in Vinyasa and Yoga Sculpt. Lissy was a Lacrosse player at CSU & discovered yoga which helped her find a deeper connection to the mind & body. The most important thing in her teachings are to set students up for success both physically & mentally.

Nicole Johnson

Nicole Johnson

Teacher Barre, 200 RYT

Nicole is certified to teach Yoga and Barre classes. She teaches Barre at the studio with a varied backround of teaching abroad and stateside. She brings fun and high energy to all of her Barre classes. Fun music, high spirits and a great work out will be had!

Jes began practicing Ashtanga vinyasa yoga in 2003 & received her certification in 2011. Jes emphasizes a rigorous practice with attention to alignment & breath. Her favorite places to be are upside down on her hands or outside in the sunshine or snow to explore.

Chelsea Merth

Chelsea Merth

Teacher 200 ERYT

Chelsea first came to yoga in 2009 while training for a half marathon. She got certified in 2013 in Bali & Core Power in 2014. Through teaching yoga, Chelsea hopes to inspire others to find the same connection that she has with herself & with others, on and off the mat.

Hannah Gooderham

Hannah Gooderham

Teacher 200 RYT

Having been an athlete for most of her life Hannah started doing yoga to balance out her workouts. She was certified in 2014. Hannah is excited to share what Yoga has to offer. "Doing a yoga class is like taking a mini vacation, who doesn't want that?