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Meet the Team

Shannon Harkey

A native of Loudoun County, Virginia, Shannon is the golden ray of sunshine around the Titanium Yoga studio. With a ready smile and an infectious personality, Shannon will bring out the positivity within you, too. She is a former Division I athlete who played Lacrosse as the University of Florida and the University of Maryland Baltimore County!

INSPIRATION

Her parents

FAVORITE FOOD

Fried fish with shrimp

BUCKET LIST

Travel to India

FAVORITE BOOK

The Untethered Soul

FAVORITE SONG

Orange Sky by Alexi Murdoch

DREAM VACATION

Venice, Italy, to take a gondola ride down the Grand Canal

Amelia Gabriel

A self-proclaimed travel junkie from Winter Park, Florida, Amelia Gabriel will help you navigate the twists, turns, and transformations in your life through your yoga practice. Amelia’s class is where you’ll find your “me time” and yourself.

INSPIRATION

Meghan Currie

HOBBIES

A child at heart, love to color and do puzzles

BUCKET LIST

Eat her way through Asia

FAVORITE BOOK

Seven Spiritual Laws to Success

FAVORITE SONG

Tie between SZA and Beautiful Chorus

DREAM VACATION

Hawaii, Thailand, Bali

Liana Redshaw

Healer Liana Redshaw knows yoga is the path to becoming unbreakable. This Super Mom to son, Nolan, brings her background in social work and trauma into the studio to create the restorative classes that heal mind, body, and spirit.

INSPIRATION

Her husband, Ryan

HOBBIES

A festival girl who loves hula hooping

FAVORITE FOOD

Tacos

BUCKET LIST

Road trip through Europe

FAVORITE BOOK

Women Who Run With The Wolves

FAVORITE MOVIE

Almost Famous

Tiffany Howard

Jacksonville native Tiffany Howard will make you feel the heat in the Titanium Yoga studio. This dog mom and marathon runner has seen firsthand the challenges life can bring you and will help you find your way to your inner strength.

INSPIRATION

Her father

FAVORITE FOOD

Mac-n-cheese

FAVORITE BOOK

Anything by Ruth Ware

FAVORITE SONG

Send Me on My Way by Rusted Root

FAVORITE MOVIE

Breakfast at Tiffany's 

DREAM VACATION

Rome, Italy

Karen Thompson

A nomadic and nurturing soul and a traveler at heart, Karen Thompson joins the Titanium Yoga staff from Erie, Pennsylvania. Karen puts that heart and soul of hers into every class, bringing the joy she draws from her travels and her 11-year-old son, Holden, into her practice.

INSPIRATION

Her son, Holden

DREAM VACATION

Safari in Kruger National Park and explore the Galapagos Islands

HOBBIES

Snowboarding, Aerial Yoga, traveling, hang gliding

FAVORITE BOOK

Seven Spiritual Laws of Success

FAVORITE SONG

Good Life by One Republic 

FAVORITE TV SHOW

Weeds

Jayme Hillyer

Transformed herself by yoga, Jacksonville native Jayme Hillyer brings her warmth and light to the Titanium Yoga studies. Jayme also teaches with Yoga for Change and studies at UNF.

FAVORITE FOOD

Anything noodles

HOBBIES

Theatre, used to tap dance a bit

DREAM VACATION

Italy, countryside cabin, wine, cheese, bread, fireside with my love, Adam 

FAVORITE BOOK

Peter Pan

FAVORITE MOVIE

Hook

FAVORITE SONG

Two Step by Dave Matthews Band

Rachel Douglas

Meet Rachel, a born and raised Floridian who moved to Jacksonville from Tampa Bay earlier this year. Rachel fell in love with yoga not only as an amazing way to stay fit but a true stress and tension reliever. As a teacher, Rachel encourages students to embrace yoga as a virtually boundless form of fitness for all ages, shapes and sizes. Rachel’s goal for students is to leave each class feeling stronger physically and freer mentally. Rachel’s goal for herself? To be 90 years old and still perfecting her downward dog.

Inspiration

My father

Favorite food

all seafood

Bucket list

take a year off work to travel the world

Favorite book

anything about diet and nutrition

Favorite Music

old school 90s

Hobbies

biking, tennis, golf, love anything active and outdoors!

Favorite Movie

Elf

Dream Vacation

Italy

Sarah Manson

Sarah was born and raised in Atlantic Beach, FL, but found her practice while living in Charleston, SC. Sarah loves teaching and practicing Yoga because she believes it is healing, trans-formative, and so needed in today's world. Her classes allow the student to create a sense of grounding, ease, and freedom in their mind and body.

Inspiration

2 year old son, Bowen. He allows me to practice patience and mindfulness all day long!

Creating

In the kitchen, on her mat, with paint, with beads, and with music!

Bucket List

Visit Brindisi Italy, and see the Himalayas.

Favorite Book

Anything by Anne Lamott

Favorite Song

Currently on repeat-Into My Arms, Nick Cave

Favorite Food

Guacamole

Kylie Hicken

Kylie Hicken has been living + loving in Jacksonville Beach for the last 4 years. An Ohio native who loves to share natural ways of healing - A Certified Aromatherapist - Doula in Training - Thai Yoga Therapist - Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher. She has 8 years of movement teaching experience and loves all styles of yoga from vinyasa to yin! She finds movement to be a healing practice of body + mind while exploring her love for sharing anatomical knowledge as components of her methodology - she hopes to share sequencing that keeps you inspired while questioning your next move - with mindfulness.

Food

Avocado + Honescrisp apples - mashed together!

Hobbies

Aerial Arts - SUP - Bodysurfing

Favorite book

Siddartha

Dream vacation

Galápagos Islands

Sierra Stone

Ohio native and former tennis player at UNC Charlotte. Sierra found yoga in college while nursing a shoulder injury and fell in love. The time on her yoga mat has helped her become a healthier person in her daily life. She wants to share how yoga has impacted her with each student that comes into the studio by helping them find their best selves on their mat and in their lives.

Inspiration

Alexi Pappas

Favorite Food

Pizza

Bucket List

Run all 6 Marathon Majors

Favorite Song

American Girl Tom Petty

Favorite Movie

Fury

Dream Vacation

Greece

LA Wright

LA Wright is an Alabama native and a former Division 1 swimmer at the University of Florida. Her passion for yoga began 15 years ago. What started as a method of cross training for athletic events quickly became a mindful and healing practice that gave her the mental strength she needed to get through difficulties and challenges in her personal life. After many years of intense training and competing in Iron Man competitions LA began to realize that taking the time to take care of her body was the most important endeavor and her passion for teaching began. Her classes focus on cultivating graceful strength and mindful movement while creating a healing and caring practice for the body and soul.

Inspiration

My 4 teenage daughters, Lilly, Bella, Ava and Lucy !

Favorite food

Chocolate

Hobbies

Shark tooth hunting

Dream vacation

New Zealand countryside

Favorite Book

The Seat of the Soul by Gary Zukav

Favorite Song

No Hard Feelings by Avett Brothers

Tiffany Nguyen

Tiffany is a proud Houston native who was dragged to her first yoga class for a workout alternative, but quickly discovered the holistic benefits from the practice. She moved to Jacksonville to pursue her doctorate in occupational therapy and hopes to intertwine her yoga and OT practice in the future. In her classes, you will learn a sensible practice that encourages a safe place to flow while creating space to harvest self-awareness. Her hands-on assists ensure safe alignment that provides students an opportunity to deepen into poses. Her practice is a harmony of formality and fluidity where she teaches technique and fundamentals first so we are safe to explore our potential to live creative, fulfilling lives.

Favorite Food

Viet-Cajun crawfish

Favorite Book

The Four Agreements

Favorite Music

90s-early 2000s RnB

Favorite Movie

7 pounds

Bucket List

hike a volcano, fly in a hot air balloon ride, visit all 7 wonders of the world

Favorite Song

Movie - Tom Misch

Dream Vacation

Bora Bora

Lauren Pumphrey

Lauren is a free-spirited artist, educator, and yogi, who uses creative expression through yoga and art. Yoga is a way of life for Lauren, that helps her physically, spiritually, and emotionally. Through her classes she hopes to challenge her students with strength conditioning and mindful meditations. Lauren's positivity helps her to have a fun creative flow of movements and asanas that impact you on and off the mat into your day to day life.

INSPIRATION

Her Husband, Nick

FAVORITE FOOD

Thai Food-Thai Hot

BUCKET LIST

Meet Elephants which are her favorite animals to paint.

FAVORITE BOOK

A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle

FAVORITE SONG

Sweet Tides by Thievery Corporation

DREAM VACATION

Thailand

Emily Ussery

Born and raised in Ponte Vedra Beach, Emily now lives in Jacksonville Beach. She goes to the beach every morning for meditation and searches for shark teeth!

Emily graduated with a degree in Public Health from The University of North Florida. She’s very passionate about giving back to others and philanthropy; her grandfather instilled this in her family and she hopes to get move involved with the community as she grows older.

Emily grew up dancing; ballet, hip hop, modern and everything in between. In college, dance became less and less an option, so she found yoga as an alternative to fluid movement and hasn’t looked back since.

She is also a birthing doula!

Bucket list

Dominican Republic, the Amazon, back to Africa, Bali, Italy, Hawaii, basically everywhere

Food

Chocolate, pizza

Book

Wherever You Go, There You Are - Jon Kabat-Zinn

Erin Yannone

Erin Yannone was born in Ohio and moved to Florida in search of the beach life. She has been practicing yoga for 6 years and immediately fell in love with the way that yoga allowed her to move freely and organically. As a teacher, Erin encourages students to truly connect with the energy that is around them and within to create an immersive yoga experience. She hopes that with each class students feel a sense of peace, positivity, and empowerment to live their life to the fullest!

Favorite book

Alice in Wonderland

Favorite movie

Fern Gully

Favorite food

candy

Dream vacation

Greece

Inspiration

Nature