Michelle Cordero

Director at Michelle Cordero Wellness, Head Trainer at Breathe For Change.

Michelle began teaching yoga and movement in 2002. Known for her passion for teaching skillfully and mindfully, she was voted "Best Yoga Teacher of the East Bay 2018" by Oakland Magazine. Michelle has led retreats, workshops and teacher trainings internationally. She is certified at the highest level with the Yoga Alliance E-RYT 500 credential. Michelle began as Lead Asana Trainer with Breathe For Change in January 2020, and she is now the Head Trainer, responsible for quality and content of all trainings plus leading professional development courses and webinars. Michelle holds a certificate in Integrative Somatic Trauma Therapy, and is a Certified Wellness Coach and Craniosacral Work practitioner. Michelle has trained with the Trauma Center - Trauma Sensitive Yoga (TC-TSY) program as well as the Trauma Informed Resilience Oriented Approach (TIRO). Michelle teaches with a sense of humor, curiosity and compassion. Her classes are inclusive, gender affirming, trauma informed and uniquely tailored to meet the needs of each student regardless of experience, age, gender or body shape. Michelle has devoted the last decade to trauma informed, inclusive and accessible teaching. She is a highly skilled facilitator and diversity, equity and belonging program initiator.

For more about Michelle, please see www.michellecordero.com



1996 – 1998

Master of Fine Arts

University of San Diego