Angela Moulin began her Bikram Yoga Journey in 2002. She went to teacher training in 2003 in Los Angeles and has recertified every 3 years since. She is a Mother of two and Grandmother of one. Her son and daughter both practice (and her daughter teaches) Bikram Yoga regularly. She opened her own school, Bikram Yoga Kansas City, in 2007. From 2007 – 2012 she coached competitors and took 4 to the National Competition. She helped cancer patients go into remission and has taught ages 5-93. Angela strongly believes yoga therapy can heal the body mind and spirit. Her favorite type of student is the beginner that needs help and guidance to help get their health and life together.
Private Lessons on the 26 postures and 2 breathing exercises are available through Angela starting at $75. For more information or to schedule please email Angela at Angela@kansascitybikramyoga.com or call 816-931-YOGA (9642)
Hailing from Liberty Missouri, Blake found Bikram Yoga in 2010 and was instantly hooked. His day job required him to be on his feet all day and Bikram helped him start to heal his body. After three years of practice and traveling, Blake decided to go to Teacher Training in 2013. Blake loves to share the yoga with anyone who is interested. He wants to spread the love of Bikram Yoga around the world. Blake enjoys the mental stability Bikram Yoga offers. He finds clarity in the moving meditation and strives to lead others towards it.
Laura Kantwerk was born and raised in Denver Colorado. She grew up showing horses and when she was 18 years old she fell off her horse jumping and broke her pelvis bone. After 3 months of healing she was back to riding and jumping. By the time she was 25 she felt like she was learning to live with body pain, in lower back and hips. That is when she found the yoga. “I went to my first Bikram yoga class AND instantly my body pain felt so much better.” After practicing yoga for 4 years Laura was inspired to go to Bikram Yoga Teacher Training in Los Angels California, Spring 2013. She then she attended E84 Advanced Training in 2017. Laura loves teaching and sharing Bikram Yoga and the E84 Intermediate Class.
Matt TaoJi (ERYT-500) has been a yoga instructor and personal trainer in Denver since 2008. His studies have taken him on multiple trips across India to learn from masters about the art of living. Matt studied under the late Suresh Pawar of Mysore, Karnataka, India in the tradition of Bheemashakti Ashtanga Yoga. Afterwards he lived in a yoga ashram in India studying yoga philosophy and practicing Hatha Yoga under the guidance of Yogi Ji at Mahatma Yoga Ashram in Rishikesh. For three years Matt learned from Yogi Ji about yoga philosophy, breathing, anatomy, balance, body awareness, strength training, injury prevention, meditation and focus. As a teacher he works to create an experience for students that is light and empowering. He teaches the process of progressing into advanced postures by demonstrating manageable steps in a style that is adaptive and accessible. Matt encourages students to see beyond comparison and competition with others as he presents the yoga practice as a journey into the depths of understanding the self. When not practicing, Matt is passionate about writing, hiking and mountain climbing. He lives with his love Laura and their dog Louie.