YOGAJAYA TEACHERS

YogaJaya teachers are all certified to teach Baseworks Practice. They are dedicated to their personal practices and all have unique stories that inspire their abilities. Our in-house mentoring supports each teacher exclusively in continuing their education to retain knowledge and upgrade their skill set. Come see for yourself!

Patrick Oancia
YogaJaya Founder | BASEWORKS Founder | ERYT500 | YACEP

Patrick Oancia

YogaJaya Founder | BASEWORKS Founder | ERYT500 | YACEP

Creator or the BASEWORKS Practice Movement System and founder of YogaJaya…

Satoko Horie
YogaJaya Director | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT1000 | ERYT200/RYT500 | YACEP

Satoko Horie

YogaJaya Director | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT1000 | ERYT200/RYT500 | YACEP

Director of YogaJaya. Enjoys her life as a constant explorer, a challenger of limits…

Shinobu Nakano
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT1000 | ERYT200/RYT500 | YACEP

Shinobu Nakano

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT1000 | ERYT200/RYT500 | YACEP

Shinobu dedicated over 10 years to the study of yoga and Baseworks Practice at YogaJaya…

Ken Nakagawa
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT1000 | ERYT200/RYT500 | YACEP

Ken Nakagawa

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT3 | YJAT1000 | ERYT200/RYT500 | YACEP

Founder of lifestyle brand, Ken and Company, presently pursuing interests in coaching…

Virginie Dezan
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Virginie Dezan

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Virginie decided to dedicate more time to pursue her passion for yoga…

Asia Shcherbakova
YogaJaya/BASEWORKS Research Associate | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Asia Shcherbakova

YogaJaya/BASEWORKS Research Associate | BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Asia holds a Master of Science in Human Genetics and a PhD in Biotechnology…

Kuri Takeshita
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Kuri Takeshita

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Holding certifications as a personal trainer and yoga instructor…

Akiko Kubota
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Akiko Kubota

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Akiko learned of YogaJaya when she started to practice yoga for health reasons…

Yoshiko Shimizu
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Yoshiko Shimizu

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT300 | RYT200

Yoshiko loves to work with her body, enjoys running, sea kayaking…

Hitomi Okamoto
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Hitomi Okamoto

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Driven by the desire to deepen pursuit in wellness…

Natsuko Koike
Baseworks Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT200 | RYT200

Natsuko Koike

Baseworks Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT200 | RYT200

Having worked in the Japanese advertising industry…

Megumi Fukiage
Baseworks Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT200 | RYT200

Megumi Fukiage

Baseworks Certified Teacher | BT1 | YJAT200 | RYT200

With a background in classical Japanese dance…

Marina da Luz Herbert
BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Marina da Luz Herbert

BASEWORKS Certified Teacher | BT2 | YJAT700 | RYT500

Marina is fully committed daily practice and sharing as a teacher…