Annie Okerlin is the President and founder of the Exalted Warrior Foundation (EWF). She has been teaching locally in Tampa Bay since 1999 and nationally with the foundation. Since March of 2006, Annie and the EWF instructors have implemented an adaptive yoga program throughout major military medical and veterans’ hospital facilities nationwide. Annie designed the program to support the seen and unseen wounded populations; including amputees, burn victims, and those with orthopedic poly-trauma, traumatic brain and spinal-cord injuries, PTSD, and depression. Exalted Warrior instructors are currently supporting the recovery of special operators in post deployment evaluation programs, veterans and the caregivers supporting them. Annie also teaches the Adaptive yoga module for Warriors At Ease.
In her work for O2x she is a human performance expert teaching yoga & iRest Yoga Nidra to the tactical athletes and first responders they support.
Annie has led international retreats and leads workshops & trainings nationwide.
See weekly Live class schedule for virtual offerings via the website.
She is a Certified iRest® Yoga Nidra teacher. YACEP