THE MWLC TEAM
Founder & Authentic Leadership Coach
Kelly created Meredith Whole Living Center after a successful non-profit career in youth and community development, where she recognized the need for a sustained model of self-care throughout the lifespan. There is nothing she enjoys more than supporting and championing others as they rise to meet their highest potential. She holds a Master of Arts degree in Women’s Studies and is a Certified Authentic Leadership Coach, Jikiden Reiki Practitioner and Yoga Instructor.
LEADERSHIP & DESK TEAM
Jenni has been with the MWLC team since 2019. She is currently pursuing her undergraduate degree along with her MBA in Marketing and Business analytics. Her passion for yoga and movement inspires her each day to incorporate the holistic mindset in all of her marketing campaigns. You may also see her handling customer relations at the front desk and continuously working towards upgrading our systems/ handling all things technology. Jenni is excited to bring joy and peace to anyone who enters the MWLC doors.
So excited to introduce myself as one of the front desk attendants at The Meredith Whole Living Center. To start I’d love to inform that I am someone who loves to give people a great time. I love anything self-care related and I think it’s so special and important when someone puts time aside specifically for themself and I hope to help make that time even more special for our guests.
Braelynne Jurius, RDN, LD
I am Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) and Licensed Dietitian (LD). I received my Bachelor’s degree in Nutritional Science with a concentration in dietetics from Boston University. Afterwards, I completed my Dietetic Internship through the University of New Hampshire. I spend much of my free time researching nutrition. I can't get enough! But I also love activity (running, skiing, slack lining, yoga, etc.), going to coffeeshops, and preparing nutritious food for friends and family.
Yvonne LaBelle is a licensed massage therapist & Reiki Master who specializes in deep tissue, medical/oncology massage, prenatal, traditional, and hot stone, with over 20 years of experience! She also has a Bachelor degrees in physical education and nutrition as well as a 200 hour yoga certification.
Megan has been a licensed massage therapist since 2018. Her modalities are Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Myofascial Release as well as Sports Massage. She has a passion for helping those who are struggling with aches, pains, and lack of range of motion. Megan creates custom therapeutic treatment plans to help her clients achieve their goals through techniques to help relieve muscular tension and adhesions.
Born and raised in the Lakes Region, Briana decided to pursue her passion for skin therapies, graduating the 900 hour Advanced Esthetics program in 2018.
Briana’s passion and love for skin therapies, and attention to detail, allows her to deeply understand her guests skin, and create a treatment routine with you, to deliver the results you have been searching for.
One of Briana’s favorite things about the power of skincare, is the ability to customize each guests experience. “I love helping each of my clients on their journey to feeling their absolute best, inside and out. I cannot wait to watch you glow!”
Maya Bhatt-Hardcastle, RYT
Maya has been a student of many styles of yoga for over two decades, is a RYT200 and is currently continuing her studies at the 500 hour level with a focus on the therapeutic benefits of yoga at The YogaLife Institute of New Hampshire in Exeter NH. She is also a Certified Zentangle Teacher, instructing mindfulness with pen and paper, is Reiki ll and has many years of training in martial arts. Maya’s classes are inclusive and offer adaptations to encourage self exploration and nurture each student’s needs.
Carissa Lampedecchio Certified Barre Instructor
Carissa has been a barre instructor for 2 years. She absolutely loves it. She’s a musician, performer and someone that loves to move her body. She will make you feel confident and inspire you. When she isn’t teaching barre, she’s a busy esthetician, makeup artist and mom! She loves to travel! She’s been an athlete since a young age and it shows in her barre class!
A native of Meredith NH, Lauren has a passion for functional and mindful movement. She believes exercise is a life skill and we should treat our bodies kindly. Lauren is a mat certified Pilates instructor from Pilates In the Grove in South Miami. She is also a RYT 200 and 95 hour Children's Yoga Teacher with emphasis on making mindfulness accessible to children of diverse abilities.
Karin has been practicing yoga for over 20 years and her love of the practice has encouraged her to seek out a variety of yoga teachers and styles wherever she travels. Karin has been trained in aerial yoga and sup yoga (paddle board yoga) so we will see where this takes on this teaching challenge. Karin is a certified 200 hour level Yoga Teacher through the Abhyasa Yoga Institute, a Registered Yoga School through the National Yoga Alliance, and is currently evolving her passion for the deeper study of yoga in her registration in a 500 hour YTT through the AYI.
RYT, Professional Muse
Lani is a creative thinker, dot connector, and chakra enthusiast who loves to play in the realm of infinite possibilities. A lifelong empath, Lani earned her Reiki Levels I and II certifications with Reiki Master Teacher Carol Wallace in 2013, her 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification with the Abhyasa Yoga Institute in 2014 (where she is now on staff), and became a Reiki III Master Practitioner of the Usui System of Reiki Natural Healing in 2015.
Jade Badger 200RYT
Jade has explored movement her entire life. With a background as a classically trained dancer, Jade sought to deepen her connection to self and found yoga in the year 2000. It was love at first asana, and she hasn't looked back since. Over the years, Jade has expanded her practice to include Vinyasa flow, Anusara, and Hatha forms. Ever-striving to grow and nourish her practice,
Hatha Yoga Instructor
Manna has been teaching Hatha yoga at the center for many years. Suitable for all levels of experience, Hatha yoga concentrates on physical health and mental well-being. Hatha yoga uses postures (asanas), breathing techniques (pranayama), and meditation (dyana) with the goal of bringing about a sound, healthy body and a clear, peaceful mind.
A typical Hatha yoga class does not have continuous flow between postures, allowing participants to realign before moving from one posture to the next.
Lisa began to practice yoga to recover from the rigors of a life dancing, performing and teaching. She has since become a devoted yoga practitioner and yoga guide. Lisa holds a 500 hour Advanced Shakti Flow Yoga Guide certification under the guidance of Asa Dustin of At Om in Concord New Hampshire.
Yoga Instructor - RYT 200
A native of the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, Sanni has an eclectic background in Dance, Art, Athletics, Recreation, Travel, Natural Living, and Yoga. Her teaching focuses on the mind and body connection, as well as alignment and pranayama. When she teaches, Sanni likes to provide gentle assists, both verbally and physically, and, on occasion, optional Reiki at the end of class. As an instructor, Sanni welcomes all levels to join.
Marissa is a Self Love Wellness Coach. She truly believes there’s a solution for every excuse, as long as we use our mind as a muscle not a weight. Marissa has a BFA in Modern Dance and has spent many years developing her own Yoga practice as a healing modality. Her Power Flow class is focused on building heat within the body, with deep breathing and continuous movement. This class is open to all levels ready to move!