Lianna Halko


Q&A with Lianna

Describe yourself in 3 words: Determined, empathetic, sarcastic

How would your family and friends describe you? Hard working, light-hearted, and always hungry!

What's you #1 favorite song of all time? Nirvana's entire discography

If you weren't a teacher, what would be your dream job? Vegetarian good critic!

What's the best meal you've ever had? House of Dosas' coconut cashew rice

What did you do growing up that got you into trouble? Stole the microphone from my younger sister while "taking turns" singing the Spice Girls in my backyard during summer.

What's your favorite asana and why? Compass pose (Parivrtta Surya Yantrasana) becuase I love how open my hamstrings and shoulders feel in it. I also LOVE arm balances.

Describe your teaching style: I love teaching challenging and funky sequences. There will always be a chance to laugh in class. I enjoy teaching to all levels, but really encourage my students to go beyond their comfort zones to try new things as an opportunity to grow and learn.