Personal development & transformation for the mind, body & soul.
As a former Division 1 baseball player,
Donny’s yoga journey started in 2005 by searching for pain relief after seven operations on his left knee and an addiction to pain killers. Fast forward to today, Donny has many years of sobriety and has become one of the dynamic leaders in his industry. He is a professional speaker, teacher and personal development coach leading classes, workshops and seminars all across the world. He’s the creator of “The Shift” Transformational Coaching, and recently launched “The Shift to Sobriety,” a 90-Day online program of recovery, mindfulness, personal development and community. In addition, Donny is an ambassador for lululemon and works directly on their Mindful Performance Team as both a yoga/meditation teacher and facilitator.
With an emphasis on mindfulness, he challenges each student/client to explore their edge, discover their purpose and develop an every day practice of intention and presence. His calm, focused instruction and peaceful energy makes even the most difficult scenarios possible to work through. Donny’s teaching creates an overall connected, grounded and inspired experience for all levels of yoga and personal development. Donny’s purpose is to teach, inspire and empower others to own their greatness and step into their purpose. He’ committed to living a life of freedom by sharing the message of recovery, yoga and mindfulness the world!
is an international yoga instructor, mindfulness teacher and personal development coach from Phoenix, Arizona.
Donny’s turnaround of recovery and purpose has some of the biggest companies in the world asking him to share his story.
Donny leads multiple retreats of his own each year, and has also been hired to both create content and lead retreat experiences by some of the most prestigious resorts and destination locations in the world.
DONNY IS A BRAND AMBASSADOR
Corporate Mindfulness & Yoga Teacher
Through Donny’s teachings your team will learn:
- Skills for developing more focused attention and enhanced productivity
- Enhanced capacity to manage problems in the face of change
Increased focus and energy
- Mindful techniques and yoga sequences to develop greater emotional and physical resilience
- Mindful practices to bring more focus, awareness, and presence to everything you do inside and outside the workplace
- Improved stress management with greater engagement at work
Wanderulst, Yoga Journal and Envision Festival in Costa Rica are just a few of the festivals Donny has presented at.
Check him out and register for free at Bryant Park in New York City on Sept 13th! Perfect your downward dog under the trees at our 16th season of outdoor yoga classes, presented by Kevita. Gaiam provides a colorful selection of mats for the first 1,000 participants.
Personal Development Facilitator
Donny’s leads a variety of Personal Growth, Self-Development and Self-Love workshops across the country. With a focus on personal development and mindfulness, Donny is at his best when he’s facilitating and leading these powerful group experiences. Whether it’s in a corporate setting, for your staff/team or on a retreat, these workshops are sure to leave your group feeling inspired and on fire!
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