Jessamyn Stanley

Jessamyn Stanley

Experience

Jessamyn Stanley is an internationally acclaimed voice in wellness highly sought after for her insights on 21st century yoga and intersectional identity. She was named one of 2020's Most Influential African Americans of the year in The Root 100. She is known for her poignant and refreshing takes on social and cultural issues including the modern Black experience, equity in the health industry, and more. Jessamyn's first book, 'Every Body Yoga: Let Go of Fear. Get On the Mat. Love Your Body', has inspired global audiences to discover the power of yoga and set forth on a path for personal development. Her highly anticipated second book, 'YOKE: My Yoga of Self Acceptance' is a series of deeply honest, funny, gritty, thoughtful, and largely autobiographical essays, Yoke explores issues of self-love, body-positivity, race, sex and sexuality, cannabis, and more, all through the lens of an authentic yoga practice.

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