Marcia Miller, E-RYT 500, has been teaching yoga for 40 years and has taught all levels and types of students from new beginners to yoga teachers and everyone in between. In 2001 Marcia was one of the founders of Yoga on High and is one of its owners today. She is one of a few Master Teacher Trainers for the UZIT™ Trainings and directs the year-long trainings in Columbus. She is also a curriculum advisor for UZIT National. She is on a community advisory board for the Center for Integrative Health and Wellness at the Ohio State University and offers UZIT modalities in Wexner Medical Center at the Ohio State University.
Along with her business partners she also co-directs the 200- and the 300-hour Hatha Teacher Training Program and is lead teacher for the Therapeutically-Oriented Teacher Training Program. She designed and taught the yoga protocol for two large Ohio State University research projects, one researching the effect of yoga on the immune system and the other on yoga’s benefits for women recovering from breast cancer.
Marcia is a Reiki Master Teacher and uses reiki in her classes and with private clients. She is also passionate about Nonviolent Communication (NVC) and is bringing NVC to the yoga community and yoga to the NVC community.
In 2008 Marcia took the lead in founding the Yoga on High Foundation, a fund at the Columbus Foundation, as a way to serve all populations of people in her community including low income kids, homeless veterans and populations traumatized by sexual violence.
Her yoga training has been continuous as she has broadened her knowledge in areas of asana and meditation, anatomy and physiology, yoga for traumatized populations and therapeutically-oriented yoga.