In this episode, I have the absolute pleasure of speaking with Jodi Komitor about her journey as a Spiritual Entrepreneur. Jodi is a leading authority and pioneer in the Kids Yoga industry. She is the founder of Next Generation Yoga & The Biz of Kids Yoga and a frequently sought after subject expert, mentor, speaker, educator, coach and writer. Jodi is the author of the best-selling book The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Yoga with Kids (Macmillan 2000), the star of Activity TV Yoga for Comcast on Demand and Gaiam Kids Yoga DVD’s, the Kids Yoga expert on Grokker and the creator of Whale Yoga DVD.
Jodi has been featured in Time Magazine, The Associated Press, CNN.com,US News & World Report, Child, New York Post, New York Newsday, The Today Show, EXTRA, Inside Edition, BBC, CBS Early Show, ABCNews and more.
She is most proud of having taught Yoga to thousands of children around the world and certified hundreds of Kids Yoga Teachers in the Next Generation Yoga Teacher Training.
Jodi’s Kids Yoga certifications include Yoga for the Special Child™, YogaKids®, Radiant Child Yoga Program® and Integrative Movement Therapy™ for Children. Jodi has completed a 300-hour adult yoga certification with the American Yoga Academy as well as a 200-hour Seven Spiritual Laws of Yoga Teacher Training with the Chopra Center.
In addition to her commitment to her own Yoga and meditation practice, dancing, personal development, time in nature, being Aunt JoJo and connecting in community; Jodi is passionate about volunteering with foundations that support her mission with children. She is an Ambassador for Africa Yoga Project as well as a proud sponsor of a teenager in Uganda. As well, Jodi serves as a Board Member for Kids for Peace 501(c)(3).
Take a listen and enjoy our conversation as we talk about Jodi’s 19 year journey as a Spiritual Entrepreneur!