Jordan is a full-time yoga student and E-RYT 500 teacher and Yoga Teacher Trainer whose work and practice celebrate indigenous, queer and non-conventional wisdom. He is known for his intuitive yogic choreography, innovative and inclusive teaching techniques, and honest, heart-centered connection. Jordan heads The Inbodymeant Project, a movement style and philosophy to decolonize yoga, honor non-centralized identities and embody compassion. He believes that powerful yoga is the path to equity, inclusion and peace.
Jordan has studied Tibetan Tantric Buddhism, Tantrik Yoga, and all the limbs of yoga with master teachers. Before relocating to Colorado to pursue the physical arts, Jordan completed a degree in Poetics and Language in Seattle. His degree served him during his ten years teaching in Title 1 public schools in the Front Range. Jordan has served students from Kindergarten to Pre-Collegiate levels, including students with various learning abilities and styles and socio and linguistically diverse learners. He has taught many topics ranging from literacy to aviation, math and anatomy to history and poetry. Secretly he loves astrophysics, quantum science, spoken word and trail running. His love for animals is more public.
With over 1,000 hours in the yoga classroom annually, Jordan leads adults in Yoga Alliance-Certified 200-Hour level Yoga Teacher Trainings and Anatomy Courses; teaches public Vinyasa and Alignment classes at multiple yoga spaces throughout the greater Denver area; supports and cultivates private clients in their practice; guides yoga teachers as a mentor and professional resource; teaches Mindfulness and Injury Prevention to young professional dancers; and leads workshops and retreats wherever they take him globally.
Jordan offers philosophy, meditation, and asana from the understanding that well-aligned yoga practice helps us embody miraculous healing. He is inspired by the physics of modern and contemporary dance, and known for innovative, challenging and fluid flows and unexpected transitions. His designs are backed by a solid understanding of biomechanical alignment, fascia-release techniques, and expansive, intelligent movement designed to stretch, strengthen and deliver inner-sight and insight. He has a passion for daily practice, integration of mindful breathwork, and an ability to make the room light up with laughter. He welcomes all students to the joyful path of yoga, where it is his intention to encourage fearless self-love, vigorous self-study and enduring compassion. Find his full schedule here.
Within the yoga community, Jordan advocates for inclusive non-violent communication, bathrooms and classrooms. He speaks for yoga classes in neighborhoods of color led by teachers of color, and mentors teachers in their work to reach a variety of communities. He encourages and models body-positive language, and seeks to cultivate and be accountable to consent-to-touch and trauma-aware practices in the classroom. Overall, Jordan wants safe and inclusive healing practices for all bodies.
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