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Kiersten Mooney

Kiersten Mooney, E-RYT 500, is the owner of greenmonkey yoga, a health and wellness company offering research-driven, innovative yoga programs, accredited 200- and 300-hour teacher trainings, and global retreats. She is globally renowned for empowering students and cultivating powerful teacher leaders. Kiersten has achieved degrees from the University of Miami in sociology, exercise sports science, and sports medicine with graduate studies in exercise physiology and nutrition. Since 2012 She has partnered with the University of Miami, completing extensive published research about yoga, including “Muscle Utilization Patterns Vary by Skill Levels of the Practitioners Across Specific Yoga Poses (Asanas) (2016)” and “Core Muscle Function During Specific Yoga Poses (2014),” among others. With more than 20 years of experience in the wellness industry, she is an acclaimed international speaker, presenting at events including Yoga Journal LIVE!, ECA World Fitness Conference, OMEGA, and ICAA International Council on Active Aging. Kiersten offers concrete tools with a lighthearted perspective, grounded by insight that empowers people to courageously live life to the fullest.