John Bultman (M.S, ERYT-500), is one of ~25 Ashtanga Yoga teachers in the world Certified by Sharath Jois, lineage holder of Ashtanga Yoga. For 11 years he has served as a Yoga Program Manager for the Contemplative Sciences Center, University of Virginia. John is a new dad. He graduated with a masters in Structural Geology and Tectonics from the University of Tennessee in 2005 and a Bachelors in Geology with a minor in Music from the University of Southern Mississippi where he was first introduced to Yoga in 1998. He has made 14 trips to Mysore, India to study yoga and philosophy and has logged over 30,000 hours on a yoga mat teaching and practicing. He seeks the “how” of science, the “why” of philosophy and the love and laughter of the in-between. He humbly hopes to share the beauty and healing of Yoga as his teachers and friends continue to share with him.