Who we are


Emily–Expert in Doodles!

Emily Heron

Emily is an artist, a map-maker, and a former preschool teacher; she brings the color to the Playful Yogi team. Emily has her Masters in Geographic Information Sciences at St. Mary’s University of Minnesota. She enjoys playing outside, kayaking, and camping with her husband and their dog, Fred. Emily spent 2 years teaching middle school in Slovakia before returning to the United States to pursue her Graduate degree.


Stephanie–Yoga Professional!


Stephanie loves yoga! Stephanie is a Register Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance and currently holds yoga teaching certificates in: 200-hour Vinyasa, Yin Levels 1 & 2, and the Blooma BYOB and Prenatal programs. In addition, she’s working towards her Advance 300-hour training through the Yoga Center of Minneapolis. But, there’s more to Stephanie than just yoga – she’s also working towards her second Masters degree, a Masters of Arts in Education from Augsburg College in Minneapolis, MN.