"Light Synergy was born from the belief we are all light beings.
Through collaboration and reflection we are able to shed light into
each others' perspectives and strive to shine brighter."
Shannon Brawley - Founder
Shannon combined her passions for community enrichment, yoga, dance and youth mentorship as the inspiration for this ever-evolving collective. She thrives on designing and implementing new approaches to overcome old paradigms. She is grateful for the universal truth and ancient wisdom which guides her journey. She strives to inspire and support others to live in their truth and spread their light.
Shannon has over 12 years of experience working with youth and practicing yoga. She obtained her BA in Child Development & Elementary Education from Humboldt State University and earned her 200hr. Yoga Teacher Certification and JourneyDance Guide Certification from the Kripalu Center of Yoga & Health in Stockbridge, MA. She has co-founded and lead community groups such as the Creative Women's Circle in Arcata, CA and the Root Collective in Sebastopol, CA. Professionally, she co-founded the Adventure Team for YMCA Camp Sequioa Lake in 2012 and over the course of several years successfully expanded and enriched the Middle School Programs of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Sonoma County, reaching hundreds of underserved youth in the region. In 2016 Shannon obtained her Level 1 Kundalini Yoga Teacher Certification through the Kundalini Research Institute and Permaculture Design Certification with the Planet Repair Institute in Portland, OR. Shannon recently returned to her homeland of Sonoma County, where she teaches yoga, leads women's new moon circles and runs a nature based children's program.