About Us

Elizabeth Gehrt

Co-Owner

Elizabeth Gehrt is Co-Owner of Yoga Secrets.

 

She earned a BS with Honors in Environmental Science from Lehigh University. She is a Yoga Instructor (ERYT500), Prenatal Yoga Instructor (RPYT), Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist (AYS) and is certified to teach Vinyasa, Yin, Restorative, Ayurvedic and Prenatal Yoga.

 

After undergoing her 200 Hour Yoga Teacher certification locally, she trained directly under Jane Austin of Jane Austin Yoga in San Francisco, CA studying Yoga for prenatal, postnatal and women’s health in all stages of life.

 

Elizabeth received her 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Certificate from the Himalayan Institute where she became rooted in the lineage of Sri Vidya. She continues to study with Sri Vidya’s most distinguished teachers. These include Pandit Rajmani Tigunait Ph.D., focusing on Tantra & various yogic texts, Kathryn Templeton, completing the Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist certification, and Jaime Stover Schmitt, Ed.D., of Spanda Movement Therapy, with whom Elizabeth is currently enrolled in the 800-hour Yoga Therapist Training (C-IAYT).

 

She is Co-Creator and Lead Instructor of Yoga Secrets 200 and 300 Hour Teacher Trainings. Elizabeth enjoys studying Sanskrit through the American Sanskrit Institute and examining Yoga’s history and philosophical development. She resides in Kennett Square, PA with her husband and three sons.