Meet our Teachers

At Nest, all our yoga teachers are dedicated to creating a nurturing environment where you can learn and practice yoga in a caring, accessible, and non-judgmental way.  They have a variety of backgrounds and styles , but one thing they all have in common is their passion for sharing the joy of yoga with others.

Jacqui Casey

Jacqui is an internationally certified Iyengar Yoga teacher at the Introductory 2 level. Jacqui studies regularly with Iyengar Yoga teacher, Marlene Mawhinney and has taken workshops with senior teachers, Raya Uma Datta and Zubin Zarthoshtimanesh. As a professional dancer, she struggled with the challenges that came with having scoliosis (a spinal curvature). She had been … Continue reading Jacqui Casey

Jessica Cowan-Dewar

Jessica is a certified yoga instructor and yoga therapist with specialized training in restorative yoga, yin yoga, yoga for anxiety, stress, trauma, and PTSD, and Trauma-Sensitive Yoga (TSY). She is committed to improving health and wellness though the sharing of yoga and other mind-body techniques. Jessica has experience working with both groups and individuals in … Continue reading Jessica Cowan-Dewar

Domenica Foti

Domenica is a Body Harmonics Pilates trained instructor. After coming to Pilates to seek relief from chronic back pain, her body began to feel stronger and the pain dramatically decreased and then disappeared. She realized that what her body was learning in Pilates classes could help her throughout her daily life if she moved mindfully … Continue reading Domenica Foti

Kelsey Santerre

Kelsey is a graduate of the School of Sacred Arts 200 hr Hatha Yoga. She stands for creating a safe space for all and fosters an environment for self-discovery, feeling and expression. Kelsey is passionate about empowering others to find their own movement and yogi voice. She promotes that every ‘body’ is unique in its … Continue reading Kelsey Santerre