Tony and Steffanie Anderson opened YogaVega in April 2017. Tony has and MBA, Steffanie has a BA in Humanities with a minor in English. She has been teaching Health and Fitness since 1992. She is a YACEP (Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider). She is also ERYT-500. Steffanie trained with people who inspired her, Dharma Mittra, Srivatsa Ramaswami, Sri Nityamuktananda, and many more. She has a background in traditional fitness as well as Aerial Yoga and Stott Pilates, (PMA Registered). Professionally she worked in PR in Manhattan, as well as managing fitness programs for Bay Club, Moffat and Onizuka air force bases, and the Newtown Athletic Club. She has also taught for Nike, and other large corporate fitness programs and small fitness centers.
Tony was a collegiate swimmer and currently swims on the HAST Master's Team. He has an MBA from Willamette University and is Pilates certified. He has worked professionally for BMS, L'Oréal, Rico, Lanier and Johnson Controls.
Together, they have four kids. After living all over the country, they moved to Utah in 2015 to realize their long-planned dream of opening a studio that is welcoming to all.
In Sanskrit, the word Vega means impetus, or force. Though YogaVega offers many class formats, the precepts of Yoga are the driving force behind everything done here; namely, mindfulness, breath and intention.
YogaVega teachers come from all walks of life and are highly skilled and trained in their given fields; the very best Utah has to offer. You can read their bios from the schedule page by clicking on their names.
YogaVega welcomes you, whoever you are, whatever your fitness level, personal goals and beliefs.