Nancy Yates has been teaching yoga for more than 24 years and began practicing yoga after a ski injury over 40 years ago. She is a certified Arthritis Foundation instructor and is on the faculty of the WHRC Sutter Health/CPMC. She introduced chair yoga to BORP, the SF LightHouse for the Blind, SF Veterans VA Medical Center and SF Main Public Library. She also teaches children at California School For The Blind. Nancy has won awards for her teaching and development.