Jamine Ackert is a yoga teacher in Ottawa, Canada. After studying Communications at McGill University in Montreal, she became a certified yoga instructor in 1993 while living at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in Lenox, Mass. She left Kripalu after three years to become Marketing Manager at Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY. After returning to Canada in 1999, Jamine became an E-RYT500 and has made her living as full-time yoga teacher. Over the last 23 years, Jamine has taught thousands of students and has trained hundreds of yoga teachers, some of whom have gone on to open their own yoga schools and training programs. She works with diverse populations, from teens with eating disorders to senior police administrators. Her app, Yoga with Jamine, has been has been downloaded thousands of times. She is a part of the faculty at the Canadian Police College, and a teacher at Omega Institute where she is a resident yoga teacher for a week each year, and where she offers an annual partner yoga course with her daughter. She has been blogging about yoga for years and can be found at capitalyoga.com.