Turtles Yoga & Wellness believes there is more than just one road to wellness. We support and offer a holistic approach to health and wellness and believe this is where true transformations will begin.

Our passion is to help people be healthy in the body and mind. We love what we do, and it shows! You will be encouraged, challenged, and supported, in a non-judgmental environment. All of our Trainers and Instructors are professionally trained and certified.

We look forward to seeing you in class!

If you would like to Meet Our Instructors, then just click here.

Your Turtles Team

Kimberly Armstrong,

CEO/Founder & Public Relations

Kimberly Armstrong is a certified Kundalini Yoga Instructor, and currently completing training in Ayurveda Yoga Therapy.  Kimberly enjoys life with her family, friends and loves exploring the world around her! She is eternally grateful for the many years of healing from yoga and her connection to nature, spirit & water.

Kimberly’s passion comes from connecting people, businesses, and communities together by wellness, fun, and sustainable choices. She has created unique ways to navigate your life in a healthy dynamic space through yoga, the design of planetary elements and sound.

You are invited anytime and Kimberly is always excited to meet you and be part of your Turtles story! Come out of your shell and visit with us and find your place here at Turtles Yoga!   “Escape to the things you love” – Kimberly Armstrong

Holly Birkett

Studio Manager

Holly was born and raised in southern California, but has spent most of her life in Oregon. As a landscape photographer and lover of nature, she deeply admires the beauty that Oregon has to offer. In her free time, you’re likely to find her hiking with her camera in hand. Her biggest passions in life are music, photography and health.

Not only is she passionate about her own physical and mental health, she strives to help others with their own well-being. Holly has a background in administration and has managed multiple businesses in the wellness field. She has spent the last 7 years working in massage, acupuncture, naturopathy, chiropractic and yoga settings. Holly’s goal at Turtles Yoga & Wellness is to be a part of your journey and help you make positive changes in your life. Whether you’re coming to Turtles for weight loss or a spiritual expedition, Holly will be eager to assist you in supporting you where you desire to be.

Holly brings a level of professionalism and grace to the members and team here at Turtles. 

 

Ann Chihak Poff

Yoga Supervisor

Ann is from Tucson, Ariz. She was born, bred and educated in Tucson. She attended the University of Arizona and has a degree in journalism. She worked in newspapers for seven years, including 3 1/2 years at the Statesman Journal in Salem. After her time as a journalist she transitioned into the legal world at a small biotech in the Bay Area. She spent nine years in various roles, ending as a Senior Patent and Trademark Paralegal.

Ann is a certified and experienced registered yoga teacher. She went through the Deep Yoga teacher training at Piedmont Yoga Studio in Oakland, Calif.
Ann teaches Hatha alignment yoga classes and Restorative yoga with an occasional Yin class thrown in. Ann is also a certified SPINNING® instructor and teaches indoor cycling classes. Ann has been teaching yoga since June 2014 and practicing since June 2007.

Ann’s yoga classes are fun and lighthearted with a focus on alignment along with a weekly theme. You will leave Ann’s class feeling good, having learned something new and likely with a smile on your face.

As Turtles’ Yoga Supervisor Ann plans to work with the Turtles community–both teachers and students–to inform and represent over various forms of social media along with fliers, newsletters, classroom news, etc. She has a passion for yoga and for the Turtles community. She wants members to be aware of what’s coming up and what’s going on, whether that be a new teacher joining the community, updated hours, upcoming workshops, schedule changes, featured students/members, etc.
Feel free to send questions, comments or let her know what is going on in your world at ann@turtlesyoga.com.