Roberta Walker, affectionately known as “Bonnie” throughout the Maitri community is April’s Student Spotlight! She works with energy healing through chakra work and crystals. Bonnie has been a part of the Maitri community since we opened our second location in Arvada about a year and a half ago. Learn more about her below!
Maitri Yoga: How long have you practiced yoga?
Bonnie: I have practiced yoga on and off for about 45 years!! It is hard to believe!
M: Why did you start practicing yoga?
B: I started yoga as a college student when I was going through a particularly stressful period in my life. I had an Indian professor who suggested I try this practice.
M: What is your favorite yoga pose?
B: I love the warrior postures.
M: What do you love about Maitri?
B: I love that Maitri is an authentic and tradition-oriented yoga studio and that all of the teachers are excellent and kind-hearted.
M: What are you working on in your practice currently?
B: I am working on consistency in my practice and showing up for class as frequently as I can.
M: What is your profession?
B: I worked as a school psychologist in Jefferson County. I am now retired.
M: What are some highlights happening in your life right now?
B: I will be traveling to Brazil and Vancouver during the next two months.