Sedona Yoga Festival Team

  • Marc Titus

    Founder, Director

    Marc is a modern yogi and visionary guide for new paradigm thinkers and creators. His modern yoga and meditation blends masterfully, ancient practices and philosophy to soothe this tumultuous modern experience, supporting purposeful, organic and dynamic collaborations that bring humanity to a higher consciousness experience.

  • Heather Shereé Titus


    Heather, a yogi with a business sense, brings conscious collaboration into our  business and exchange. Heather teaches little yogis  in service to bringing mindfulness and compassion to our next generation – as we hope to bring a culture of generosity and cooperation into the new age. Passionate about sustainability, she brings social and environmental responsibility to our business practices.

  • Matt Hunsaker

    SYF Program Director

    Matt Hunsaker LMT., was born on Oahu and raised around the Hawaiian Islands & Kansas. He is a Myofascial Specialist, Reiki Master and Flow Artist; which he applies to passionate pursuits of community, learning, mindfulness & teaching. He works with many specialized demographics to aid in recovery from pharmaceuticals and street drugs in Sedona, Arizona.

  • Valerie Irons

    Musical Director

    I am a self-taught artist and sound alchemist living in Sedona, Arizona. I am dedicated to divine healing through the arts. I offer Soundwave Journey sessions as well as healing art workshops. I am passionate about the healing energies of singing mantras and in 2010, started Bhakti Tribe Sedona, dedicated to bringing sacred music artists to the red rocks of Sedona.  I am inspired by divine love. And am deeply grateful.

  • Olivia Kvitne

    SYF Gives Back Training Director

    Olivia Kvitne has been a life-long yoga practitioner and a yoga instructor for 11 years. Although Olivia has taught everything from hatha/vinyasa, yin, pre-natal and hot yoga classes, her training and specialty lie in trauma-sensitive yoga classes for military, veterans and first responders. Olivia writes for and is Assistant Editor of LA Yoga Magazine.  Her writing for other yoga publications and blogs includes the inaugural issue of Yoga Iowa, with her article on the benefits of yoga in the military being the cover story.

  • Chase Archer

    Mindful Movement Artist Director

    Chase has spent the last ten years developing a personal movement meditation with objects, while drawing on influences from eastern philosophy and indigenous theologies. He is passionate about assisting others in cultivating this personal flow. Together we are finding harmony through moving meditations that allow us to paint in three-dimensional geometrics with light, fire and love.

  • Staci Amend

    Festival Messaging

    Staci is a California-born, Colorado-based writer and creative director. After 15+ years of hard time in the agency world, she left her executive gig and is now a full-time freelance professional with a thriving business. The most important thing Staci learned in yoga teacher training: her highest purpose is served not in the front of the room, but behind the scenes. She has been practicing yoga for 18 years.

  • Stephanie Spence

    Social Media Goddess, Marketing, Public Relations, Awesomeness

    Scottsdale, Arizona based writer Stephanie Spence is the former publisher of the award winning monthly wellness lifestyle magazine in Pennsylvania, Health & Fitness.  She is a yogic master at Social Media and keeps us on our toes and out in front of our audience.

  • Three Trees

    Stage Manager

    Three Trees lives in Sedona, Arizona as a musician and sound healing practitioner, teaching Shamanic, West African, Middle Eastern and Spirit drumming. Three Trees makes many of the instruments he plays, including drums, didgeridoos & Native American flutes. Three Trees also is the protege of acclaimed sculptor John Soderberg.

  • Nikki Gallant

    Presenter Liaison

    A recent Sedona transplant, Nikki lived in Colorado for five years teaching yoga and enjoying the Rockies. A trip to Thailand inspired her to become a fire dancer and acrobatic yogi. She performed in Burmese refugee camps and orphanages with Spark Circus along the Thai/Burmese boarder.

  • Mike Dexx

    Captain Awesome

  • Adrian Ealy

    Presenter Liaison

    Adrian is a special populations yoga teacher & teacher trainer for Conscious Community Yoga, a non-profit that caters to underserved demographics. A resident of The Circus Farm, he is a current student of the Southwest Institute of the Healing Arts, studying massage & polarity. Adrian integrates his love of fire dancing arts, martial arts, Qi Gong and fitness into his personal life, as well as sharing it with others.

  • Nicholas Bean 5K

    Om Technician

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SYF2015 Schedule