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Our Guides:

The Teachers & Dreamers


Shannon Jacobs

Shannon is the founder and lead visionary of Indigo Roots. She is a Certified Meditation and Mindfulness Instructor and an RYT500 with Yoga Alliance. Shannon guides students through yogic movement, guided meditation and compassionate self inquiry. It is Shannon's authentic desire to help people create a balanced and more peaceful life by awakening to one's own inner light.


Bernadette Atkins

Bea is the Studio Manager for Indigo Roots and is a certified Yoga, Yoga Shred, Pilates, and Fitness Instructor with 20 years of experience. She continues to expand her education by exploring various teacher trainings and workshops. Bea holds sacred space for her students to truly explore their inner and outer realms through movement, spirit and grace. She loves to introduce new methods and new ideas into her teachings. Every class is a beautiful expression of her light and love.  


Diane Matticks

Diane has been a dancer and dance teacher her entire life. She has been studying yoga for five years at Indigo Roots Studio. She is also a retired high school teacher. Diane teaches the children's yoga classes and substitutes for the adult classes. Yoga and teaching are her passions, and she loves sharing the yoga experience with others.



Tammy (Sat Kirtan Kaur) (RYT 200) began her exploration with yoga in 2001.  After exploring and growing through her own practice, she was led to Kundalini Yoga and shortly after became certified in Kundalini Yoga, as taught by Yogi Bhajan in 2012.  Tammy continues to pursue education in yoga and the healing arts as well as her own personal daily practice.  This ongoing process is what provides the fresh insights that she hopes will continue to inspire her teaching. 




Trey has been a Certified Personal Trainer for eight years. He believes that movement is an essential variable to Joy in our daily lives, and can also help bring vitality and meaning to our lifestyle. His interests include hiking, photography, guitar, and rubix cubing. With life, he envisions a hopeful future in which many people’s hearts can be settled and their minds at ease.

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Rhodamae is awesome.  We love her.  Yay, Rhodamae!


Allie Persinger

Allie began teaching Pilates five years ago, while living in New York City. She studied at Sal Anthony's School of Dexterity in New York and has a real passion for the healing properties of movement. 


Misty Chapin

Misty received her 500 HR RYTT through True Freedom Yoga. She is certified in Recovery Yoga, Accessible Yoga, Yoga for All, and Reiki II. She is also a Hoop Love Coach and enjoys sharing this unique form of creative expression with others. Misty can often be found dancing with hoops, when she isn't sharing her love for yoga with friends, family, and community. 


Skylynn Barden

Skylynn is a certified Ayurvedic Meditation Instructor.  She is also a circle leader, guiding her students through intense circles that allow them to connect with their own innate wisdom and their most primal spiritual roots.

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