Jodi has been practicing yoga since 2006 and attended Bikram Yoga Teacher Training in 2008 and Tony Sanchez teacher training in 2013. She is owner of Sterling Hot Yoga Works in Lexington, Kentucky. She has received training from many senior teachers in the Bishnu Gosh lineage and represented the state of Kentucky in the 2009-2010 USA Asana Yoga Championship Regionals and Nationals.

Jodi received a degree in Environmental Science with a focus on Environmental Communications while playing softball for Oregon State University. Transitioning from professional sport is how she found the healing aspects of yoga.

Jodi has studied Business, Marketing and Managing with Graceland College Center for Professional Development.
Jodi’s background includes work as an international and national professional athlete and coach in the sport of Softball. She has earned several championship rings including the Women’s Professional Softball League and the Europe Cup championship.

Jodi has coached and mentored international clubs, national team staff as well as NCAA Division I and Division III programs. She has trained yoga teachers, athletes and coaches and has lead seminars in coaching, motivating and managing.

At the Sterling Hot Yoga Works training, Jodi will share her knowledge of coaching, managing and motivating so that you can become the best yoga instructor you can be.

Yoga Training

Bikram’s Teacher Training Fall ’08
Sterling Hot Yoga Works TT1 Summer 2014, RYT 200 Hour


B.S., Environmental Science with Environmental Communications, Oregon State University (2000)


San Pedro, CA

Favorite Pose

Half Tortoise


Traveling, Cooking, Gardening, Diving