Samantha is the founder and director of Satya Studios having previously run Northumberland Yoga for 6 years. She began practising yoga in the early 90s her practice became a daily sanctuary against the ups and downs in life.
Something that what was always there when needed, it has remained a wonderful sanctuary through lifes travels including the gaining of one husband, the arrival of three children, four cats and many house moves.
In 2001 Samantha gained a BA hons in Religious Studies from Newcastle University where she had focused on Indian religions.
She added Pilates into her repertoire after the birth of her second child led to significant abdominal damage, the subtle training mended the muscles in no time at all.
Samantha is 500 hour RYT and has travelled all over the world to seek out exceptional teachers with whom to study, most recently Mark and Elizabeth Blanchard the founders of True Power Yoga.
She lives in Alnwick with the aforementioned, husband, children and cats.