Amber Barry is one of the most experienced yoga instructors in the Southeast, inspiring total body wellness with her healthy and relatable approaches to yoga, mindfulness, and everyday well-being. As the Founder of Westside Yoga, she is on a mission to make yoga fun, accessible, and rewarding for everyone. She began her teaching and coaching career in 2001, and has been an outspoken advocate of mindfulness, movement, and discipline ever since. Her passion for yoga stems from the personal transformation she experienced when she first met her mat 20 years ago. Yoga helped Amber reclaim her strength after a car crash that left her suffering, and living in severe pain. Through her practice, she was able to completely rehabilitate her body, mind, and spirit. She now lives pain-free, and is thriving. As a teacher, Amber encourages her students to step outside their comfort zones, practice yoga daily, and trust the struggles on the journey to optimal wellness. She grew up in the Washington, DC area, is a graduate of University of Virginia, and has lived in Atlanta since 1994.