Carole Westerman, MA, ERYT-500, has been practicing yoga for more than 20 years and meditation since the age of 11. She has explored many branches of the practice and has cultivated her own approach to yoga, which blend methods including yin, restorative, hatha and slow flow. Westerman has traveled to India multiple times to learn about the roots of yoga. She has studied with modern-day teachers including Paul Grilley, Bernie Clark, Judith Lasater, Shiva Rea, and Sarah Powers.
Westerman is a Master Reiki practitioner with a graduate degree in psychology. A teacher of teachers, Westerman owns her own studio, Evolve to Harmony, in the Midwest. She teaches both nationally and internationally, and offers online education, classes, and support via Yoga Teacher Campus.