Jess is a certified Iyengar yoga instructor. She began studying Iyengar yoga in 1997 with senior teacher Lois Steinberg. Immediately impressed by the impact of Iyengar yoga in her life, Jess quickly became a serious student and has continued practicing ever since. She began teaching in 2001 and continues to study with Lois and other senior teachers to improve her own practice and teaching skills.
In addition to teaching yoga, Jess works at the Chicago Women’s Health Center. Her knowledge gained from working in women’s health care complements her work as a yoga instructor. She is dedicated to continuing to serve the community by increasing access to yoga and to affordable health care.
In addition to teaching at Yoga Circle she offers classes at various locations on the north side of Chicago.