Karen Keller grew up in Traverse City, MI and returned home in 2012 after suffering a Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in 2010. She has been guiding her Yoga Practitioners at New Approaches Center since July, 2016. Yoga has been an integral part of her recovery process. She is RYT 200 hour certified through Yoga Alliance and graduated in June 2014. She is also a certified Outreach Trainer through Connection Coalition as well as a 2nd Dan Taekwondo Black Belt through Kukkiwon and a former National Gold Medal Competitor. Karen prides herself in helping her Yoga Practitioners learn about their current capabilities and to stay in the present moment to facilitate their physical body to heal from within through their individualized Yoga practice. Prior to her injury, Karen received her BA from City University of New York – Hunter College as a double Major in Sociology and Media Communications. She previously worked in the Advertising Field in New York and Maryland as a Client Services Manager and Staff Manager.