Teachers at Bikram Yoga Huntington Beach
Meet the awesome BYHB teaching staff.
More About Studio Owner Donna and Bikram Yoga Huntington Beach.
Welcome to BYHB! This Huntington Beach neighborhood yoga school is owned and lovingly operated by studio owner Donna Antonelli. Donna has a diverse background with stints in international business, fashion, and education. Donna has been practicing Bikram Method Yoga since 2001 and also has significant experience in various sports, health, and fitness classes. She became an avid practitioner of Bikram Yoga under the guidance of Master Teacher Jason Winn, and has studied extensively with Emmy Cleaves and principal teachers at Bikram's Yoga College of India. After being certified to teach Bikram Method Yoga in 2007 in Hawaii, she established the Huntington Beach Yoga school in 2011. She has contributed to numerous teacher trainings, workshops, retreats, and continuing education seminars. The Huntington Beach Yoga School is also host to posture clinics, trainings, workshops, and specialty-designed classes.
Donna continues a daily yoga practice and attended sessions throughout the pregnancy of her son. She enjoys getting acquainted with students, living near the beautiful Huntington Beach shore, and spending time with her family. Donna holds a Bachelor's from Georgetown University and a Master's Degree from University of California, Irvine. She speaks several languages and was formerly a French and German teacher.