Turiya Guides


Co Founder and Yoga Guide David Westlake

David began yoga journey thirty years ago when introduced to meditation while studying religion and spirituality in his university days. This led him to study a variety of yoga texts, traditions and lineages before beginning to facilitate classes. After years of studio teaching he started Integration for those seeking to integrate numerous aspects of the practice in their lives. Along side Integration YGT, David works within a variety of corporations, correctional centers and non-profits offering different lifestyle based yoga trainings.

Co-Founder and Yoga Guide Darcy Stein

Foodie. Writer. Low-key yogi. Activist. Dancer. Hobbyist film photographer. Self-proclaimed Mermaid.

Speciality Guides

Trauma Informed Yoga Guide Jody Hassel

Jody is a teacher, artist and an active community member with a passion for social justice. Living and working in Fairbanks, Jody directs the Blossom House which offers trauma informed yoga to those seeking healing and deeper awareness.

Meditation and Metta Guide Melanie Lombard

Melanie brings a deep love for art, poetry and meditation. She offers a gentle invitation for folks to discover their creative and authentic selves. Her sessions help students step into a meditative path with compassion and self-care.