“My role with Yoga Ed. is a beautiful integration of my missions in life: access to self-care and wellness tools for marginalized peoples; diversity, inclusion and equity in education; and cooperative, values-driven leadership. I’m proud and honored to be part of this small and mighty team.”
PRONOUNS: SHE / HER / THEY / THEM
Stephanie Keiko Kong, E-RYT 500, is a self-professed production nerd and multi-medium performing artist. Born and raised in Wahiawā, Hawai‛i, she has traveled the world as a yoga teacher trainer, speaker, actor, and voice talent. Stephanie feels both proud and privileged to have experienced these far-reaching scenarios within a host of different cultures, all of which serve to solidify her dedication to equity, inclusion, and diversity in education. She is the daughter of a long lineage of teachers, musicians, and community leaders, and she is honored to continue their legacy.
When Stephanie isn’t behind a monitor, in front of a camera, or on a stage, she enjoys fundraising with her partner Joel for their favorite cause: access and equity for amputees. Stephanie is also a familiar voice on Hawai‛i Public Radio, an award-winning actor with the Hawai‛i Shakespeare Festival, and a lululemon ambassador.