Meet Our Instructors

Paige

PAIGE HINTON

Paige Hinton is a registered yoga teacher with the Yoga Alliance. She is known for her insights, playfulness, compassion for people of all body types, sense of humor, and deep love for yoga. She brings a unique guidance and teaching style to her students to facilitate their transformation physically and mentally. Paige was a professional dancer in New York City for 15 years and brings her love of movement to her yoga sequencing with a creative play on the mat while focusing on proper alignment to allow space in the body for healing. Yoga philosophy is infused through the practice with warm, tender love and laughter. Paige specializes in guiding beginners who are new to their yoga journey through advanced students who are continuing to show up every day to their practice.
Tatiana Cicchelli

Tatiana Cicchelli

Tatiana is an E-RYT 500 hour yoga teacher. Combining divine feminine exploration, anatomy, and physical therapy, Tati’s classes are designed to put you closer in touch with your most authentic self; free from expectations or external pressures. Incorporating spirituality, anatomical insight, energy work, and powerful flows, each one joins asana, mudras, and meditation while holding space for self-discovery. Fun, sweaty, and energetic her classes tap into the body’s strength and intuitive intelligence. In her classes, you will discover about yourself and what you are capable of while moving in a way that feels good.
Andrea

ANDREA CORTES

Andrea is from Mexico City, she started practicing yoga 6 years ago and from there she decided to get certified to deepen her practice and help others. She realized how much yoga can help physically and mentally. Yoga became part of her life and primary focus. She is also certified in Pilates, Aerial Yoga, Yoga Wheel, Health Coach, and Reiki. Her classes are focused on incorporating, pranayama, body awareness, flexibility, strength, and balance.
Ashten Gallo

Ashten Gallo

Ashten is a 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance. She enjoys practicing and teaching yoga to help others bring balance to their life. The philosophies in yoga have changed her life and she enjoys sharing these teachings on the mat. In her classes, you will find mindfulness, movement, great music, and modifications for all. She loves sharing this practice as yoga is for everyone and it allows us to find freedom in the present moment, letting go of the regret of the past and anticipation of the future. She lives in North Paulding with her husband and two kids. Teaching yoga has given her the opportunity to devote more time to her family and help her husband grow his grading business.
Kelly Lynch

Kelly Lynch

Kelly is a 200 Hour Registered Yoga teacher with the Yoga Alliance. She enjoys practicing and teaching yoga to help others seek balance, peace, and mindfulness on and off of their mat. She fell in love with the practice of yoga and realized there is so much more to it than just the asana practice itself. The discovery she made inspired her to be of service to those in and around her community. Sharing her teachings with others is a constant reminder of her true intention as to why she teaches yoga, and how it has shaped her to become who she is today. Throughout her teachings, she shows others how to be present in the moment and how to tap into your true authentic self. Combining breath, strength, a sense of playfulness, authenticity, and mindfulness, Kelly’s classes are designed for you to hold space for yourself, create new shapes in the body with proper alignment, and to simply choose to let go of what no longer serves you; free of judgment.
April

APRIL McLAIN

April began her love of the human body and what it is capable of when she was introduced to chiropractic. She became an X-ray Technician and Chiropractic Assistant. She followed up with certifications with Trinity School of Natural Health, Life Power Yoga Teacher Training, Silver Sneakers Yoga and Classic, and a Stretch Instructor Certification through the American Sports and Fitness Association. April teaches Vinyasa Flow, Beginner Slow Flow, Yin, and Silver Sneakers Yoga at CK. April lives in our community with her husband and has 4 children. She is a proud Wolfpack fan!
Brandie Freeman

Brandie Freeman

Dr. Brandie Freeman is a pelvic floor physical therapist, a 500-Hour Registered Yoga Teacher, Registered Prenatal Yoga Teacher, and Postpartum Corrective Exercise Specialist. Brandie is a former chemistry educator who found her love for yoga as a way of dealing with the stressors in the classroom and has taught yoga to a variety of populations from athletic teams to studio classes and new mom groups. She earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree with highest honors from Baylor University and spent her clinical internships in Arizona and Colorado in order to learn advanced skills for spinal and hip conditions as well as prenatal and postpartum care. Brandie works as a PT in Hiram where she and her husband are raising their two sons on a small hobby farm. Her classes are welcoming, fun, and created to address movement patterns that cause discomfort and dysfunction.
Katie

KATIE SLOAN

Katie is an Australian now living in North Georgia and is passionate about seeing women find freedom through breath and movement in yoga. Many of her classes are catered to beginners and have a Hatha Yoga theme. After having a serious accident a year and a half ago and shattering her arm, yoga became her form of rehabilitation and healing in heart and body through this movement. She now aims to provide the same space for others.