Keisha Bolden is a Yoga Instructor, Entrepreneur, and Philanthropist. Raised in Charlotte, she spent summer in NYC growing up. When she turned 19, Keisha moved north and made NYC her permanent home. She started her career as a dancer at the Isadora Duncan Foundation. A knee injury inspired her search for increased self-care and led her to the discover yoga as a wellness practice. Practicing yoga eventually inspired Keisha to travel to India to study. After receiving her Yoga Teacher's Certification, at the Sivananda Ashram in Kerala India, she stayed in India for five months to teach yoga. In 2010, she started her first yoga wellness company, The Body Stylist, where she provides yoga and meditation courses in corporate settings, schools, nonprofits, and to individuals.
Keisha is currently living in Los Angeles combining her interests in yoga and lifestyle marketing to pursue unique leadership opportunities. She is currently working with a group of amazing colleagues to launch two new social enterprises, Kele Consulting and The Yoga Mix. KELE Consulting helps entrepreneurs explore and implement innovative business solutions to achieve balance and clarity. The Yoga Mix (launching in 2018) will provide published resources, yoga courses, and online retail, to underserved and marginalized consumers. Keisha is pursuing her Masters of Science in Social Entrepreneurship at USC (Marshall School of Business). She is a Coach for Girls on the Run and is a member of Junior League of Los Angeles, LACMA's Avant-Garde Patron's Circle, and Los Angeles Road Runners.
Keisha's strengths: Personal productivity hacks, Achieving Work/Life balance, Networking as a tool for professional and personal happiness, Using the Mind/Body connection for focus and productivity, Building healthy habits, Time management and goal achieving strategies