Prana Flow Teacher Directory
Name: Kristen Boccumini Thwing
Location: State College, PA
Studio(s): Lotus Center Yoga and State College Yoga
Kristen holds a 500hr teaching certification with Yoga Alliance trained by Shiva Rea. She is also currently working on a comprehensive 800hr certification in The Traditions and History of Hatha Yoga guided by internationally-renowned scholar Georg Feuerstein.
Kristen practices yoga as a means through which to aid the world. In 2009 she participated in Off the Mat Into the World’s Global Seva Challenge and successfully fundraised over $22,000 for humanitarian work in Uganda Africa. Reaching this goal she traveled to Uganda in February 2010 with Seane Corn, Suzanne Sterling and twenty other Global Sevas who achieved the goal. In Africa she took part in humanitarian work for the Acholi Quarters and Invisible Children, Building Tomorrow, Shanti Uganda, New Hope School & Orphanage, and PSI/YouthAIDS. Kristen currently serves on the Seva Leadership Team for Off the Mat Into the World as an ambassador and mentor for new volunteers in the Global Seva Challenge. Kristen is also a facilitator of local Yoga in Action programs.
“Be the change you wish to see in the world” - Mahatma Gandhi