Lisa Meranti has been practicing yoga since the age of 16 and loving trees since birth. She has been working professionally for over 15 years connecting people with nature in Northeast Ohio and Pennsylvania. Lisa has degrees in Environmental Biology and Chemistry, Environmental Studies, and Nonprofit Management and applies those to teaching environmental education, yoga, and nature stewardship. Lisa received Yoga Alliance 200-hour yoga teacher certification through Namaste Yoga Studio in Sagamore Hills, Ohio during the guidance of Mary Pat Murphy.
Other certifications include American Canoe Association (ACA) SUP Level 1, ACA SUP YOGA, Red Cross Lifeguarding, Red Cross First Aid/CPR, Yin Yoga, MiniYogi Kids Yoga, Street Yoga Trauma Informed Yoga, and Bridges out of Poverty. Lisa leads outdoor adventures and yoga classes in parks, studios, schools, libraries, homes, and youth care facilities to help others connect mind, body, and planet.