REGION: Deep south

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Annie Colon is a Fayetteville, NC native who has been practicing yoga since 2013. She is a proud spouse to an Active Duty Army soldier and comes from a family full of Soldiers, Marines and Coastguards. She earned her BS in Psychology from Fayetteville State University while living in Korea. After living in Okinawa, Japan and Dongducheon, Korea for 5 collective years, she PCS'd to the Eglin AFB area with her husband. Finally finding roots and a supportive community, she decided to pursue her 200 hours of yoga teacher training with Yoga Junkie in Niceville, FL. One year after earning her certification she has shared her love for the practice at studios, gyms, and on base facilities. She decided to attend Veterans Yoga Project's Mindful Resilience Training after realizing the need for it in her community. After completing MRT, she is excited to bring this knowledge into her community.