Diana Beardsley has been practicing yoga since 1970, and has been teaching since 1985. Her initial training was with Ganga White at Center for Yoga in Los Angeles in the early 1980s. She subsequently studied with John Friend in the Anusara style. She has also studied Iyengar and Vini Yoga. She currently lives in Los Angeles, California, teaching at YogaWorks, at the Colburn Community School of Performing Arts in downtown Los Angeles, and also as a freelancer with private students in her home. She has taught hundreds of aspiring students to become teachers, and currently provides a teachers’ training annually at Yoga One in San Diego, California.