Andrea is known for her passionate, dynamic and inspirational teaching that incorporates both the physical and spiritual aspects of yoga from the lineage of her gurus Sharon Gannon And David Life and their gurus Sri K Pattabhi Jois, Sri Brahmananda Saraswati and Swami Nirmalanda. Her classes integrate bhakti a devotional element, alignment and use of props, chanting and philosophy that can be interwoven into the fabric of your life.
Andrea trained as a professional dancer and travelled all over the world in her career. It was during this time in her early twenties she took her first yoga class and it sparked an interest in eastern philosophy and in particular Buddhism.
Andrea completed a 3 year teacher training in 2001 and in 2008 became a Diploma course tutor for Cambridgeshire with the BWY the largest yoga organisation in the UK. In 2004 she was given the Jivamukti yoga book by a friend and then began to study the method completing their teaching training in New York in 2005. She is now an Advanced certified teacher in the Jivamukti method and continues with the lineage being ever grateful for her teachers Sharon Gannon and David Life and how they continue to inspire her.
Andrea is also a certified Yin yoga teacher , her teacher is Sarah Powers and she continues to study with her on retreats and Judith Hanson Lasater her Restorative teacher. At present she is studying Vedanta and sanskrit.
Andrea has taught at the Peace Yoga Berlin, Jivamukti Berlin studios and at One yoga Basel affiliate studio.
She teaches in Cambridgeshire, London and around the UK leading workshops and retreats.