Maureen loves having fun with everything she does.Born in Shelton, she is a Washington native with deep roots in Vancouver, attending Marshall Elementary, McLoughlin Jr. High, Fort Vancouver High School and Clark College. After graduating from Saint Martin’s College in Lacey, Washington, she returned to Vancouver in 1996.
One of Maureen’s top passions is learning, growing, evolving, and spending time with inspiring people and to this end, she has spent the last three decades exploring personal and professional growth across a broad spectrum of teachings that has equipped her with many tools for personal transformation.
Maureen has been a student of Melonie’s since 2002, graduating from the VYC’s first yoga teachers training program in 2005, and like Melonie, is a fellow 2003 graduate of AYU Ayurvedic Academy, and fellow 2008 graduate of Paul Muller-Ortega’s Heart of Shiva Kashmir Shavism yoga philosophy course.
Maureen is passionate about empowering others to consistently produce desired results and create the life of their dreams. She is a certified Quit Smoking Specialist and Hypnotherapist who uses proven methods to help smokers transform themselves into nonsmokers forever, guaranteed. In one easy, risk-free, 60-minute session she can help you gain a new found freedom from smoking that will leave you looking and feeling better and with more money and time to spend on the things you really love.
As a nonsmoker, new opportunities abound. As a Certified Passion Test Facilitator and Certified Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming, Maureen can also help you tap into your passions, gain greater clarity about what is important to you, overcome obstacles, and create breakthroughs in all areas of life. Her motto is “Living the Dream” and she wants to help you do the same.