Erica Kaufman, MFA, E-RYT 500, is the founder of Lila Yoga and owner of the Lila Yoga Studio. Her teaching has been recognized by Yoga Journal with its signature karma credit. Erica grew up practicing yoga since the age of nine, and enjoys sharing her respect and love for the great science of yoga with others through her community classes, private sessions, and teacher trainings. She spends approximately three months a year in India where she offers Lila Yoga Retreats, and teaches at the International Yoga Festival in Rishikesh. Her biggest pride and joy is her beautiful family that she shares her life with.