Briana Ward was born is Salt Lake City, Utah and spent her childhood learning to love music and the outdoors. She attended Utah State University on a full music scholarship and majored in music education. While in school she developed a passion for learning and teaching that have carried her through life.
After suffering from years of debilitating back pain she had tried everything looking for relief. While living in Hawaii she attended her first yoga class and she was amazed at how much better her back felt. She has been an avid yoga practitioner ever sense. Briana is a RYT-E200/500 and has studied many styles of yoga with many different teachers throughout the United States but has a practice that is based in the Iyengar lineage. She has had the opportunity to spend some time in Bali furthering her practice and education with some of the best teachers from around the world.
A military wife, she has been blessed with the opportunity of living in many different places but is happy to call Chesapeake, VA home along with her husband (a navy musician) and her 3 sons.