Cindy Barbour

Cindy began practicing yoga over 20 years ago and found it to be the perfect way to recharge and nourish her mind and body in the midst of raising young children and working full time. In 2019 she completed her 200-RYT training at Triad Yoga  Institute and joined the Radiance family. She loves teaching Vinyasa, Slow Flow and Slow Stretch …

Thad Downing

​Thad started his yoga journey right here at Radiance after the stress and anxiety of a fast paced life style really started to pile up. Over time, he felt his practice quickly evolve into a way of life and received his RYT200 from Stream of Consciousness yoga teacher training in 2021.  Outside of yoga he loves to adventure through life …

ANDRA WEST LEBAUER

Andra West LeBauer is a Registered Yoga instructor, a Licensed Massage & Bodywork Therapist, an Integrative health coach, and a mindfulness teacher. Andra began her study and practice of Hatha Yoga in 1996, as a way to relax her mind and heal her body. She incorporates her understanding of massage, meditation, yoga, and the human body into every thing she …

​Anna Kate Fuller

​Anna Kate completed her 200-hour RYT training at The Triad Yoga Institute in 2020. A native to Greensboro, she returned to the area in 2009 after completing her Speech Pathology degree at Western Carolina, and now lives with her husband and two dogs.  She enjoys teaching a Vinyasa flow but loves the variety that yoga offers and how it opens …

MELISSA CIESLA

Originally from Baltimore, MD, Melissa started her yoga journey nearly 20 years ago in NYC after graduating with BA in dance and performing professionally in Europe and the states.  She has two 200 hour certifications from CorePower Yoga in Los Angeles and became E-RYT200 within her first year and a half of teaching. She will complete her 300 hour certification by 2023 and is excited to hold the title of E-RYT500. Melissa’s classes borrow from …

LINDA DEROSE

Linda’s first introduction to yoga was as a young child, when she would watch her mother practicing yoga in front of the television, long before it was widely practiced or popular. Little did she know, her mother was modeling something that would later become a profound anchor in her own life. Many years later, Linda found herself in a fast-paced …

Haelee Catchpole

Small-town girl from rural, upstate NY (Williamson), Haelee grew up with cows in the backyard. The sunshine, warm weather, and friendly people brought her to NC for college and she now calls it home. She is a lover of cooking, dogs, live music, dancing, spending time outside, and watching sports. Yoga brings her internal peace and grounding, and has allowed …

Avery Hill

Avery is one of our teachers in training and handles all new student needs and questions. She’s an X-factor in helping us create connection and community here at Radiance!

Christopher Love

Christopher grew up in Greenville, NC and moved away years ago after graduating from UNC-G.  He first discovered yoga in 1997 after moving to San Francisco.  As a therapist, he was fascinated with the mind-body-spirit connection that yoga provides.  He has taught and trained for 25 years, and has extensive experience with studios, teacher trainings, churches,  schools, and non-profit programs.  He leads groups in meditation …

Jamie Forbes Mercadante

Jamie Forbes Mercadante began practicing Yoga close to ten years ago as another way to help her in the early part of her Recovery, along with finding a more natural way to help with her anxiety and stress. She would never have thought that Yoga was going to completely change every aspect of her life. Yoga has not only benefited …