Stephanie has a great presence as a yoga instructor. It's more like she is on the journey with you, not just instructing you. She is able to gauge and sense the classes energy and abilities and simultaneously adjust the feel, motivation and energy in her instruction throughout the class. She is well versed in her knowledge of instruction and experience in her practice. She clearly knows ahead of time how to pose, feel and motivate where needed. For instance, if I was doing well or having trouble in some poses, I never felt out of place or left behind. Stephanie's patience and ability to help made me feel comfortable and able to push a little harder each time all while still enjoying the flow and therapeutic calmness of my practice in her classes. She is always open to any question and her calming voice and good energy helps in keeping pace with your flow and ability. All of these elements make her instruction and classes the most pleasant yoga experience ever. Her classes will take you away from your daily grind and rejuvenate your mind, body and soul!