Minister Bio

Reverend Leela White met Sri Swami Satchidananda in 1997. She found her Teacher and moved to Yogaville that same year. As a Certified Integral Yoga Instructor, Leela has been teaching consistently for 25 years. Rev Leela has been an Ordained Integral Yoga Minister for over 20 years. She served as an Integral Yoga Ministry Board member from 2016 – 2019. Rev Leela has resided and served in the Charlottesville, VA area since 1997.

A highlight of her life was running an Integral Yoga Center in Charlottesville from 1997 – 2007. Rev Leela takes great pleasure in continuing to teach Integral Yoga and serving in her professional capacity as a Crisis Director and in her private counseling practice providing mind-body-spirit connectivity. As so many, Rev Leela feels extremely fortunate to be a part of the Integral Yoga family and to have the practices of Integral Yoga available to share with others as well as for continued spiritual growth.