Dr. Chelsea Jackson Roberts, PhD specializes in yoga for youth, teacher education, and issues surrounding yoga accessibility. Chelsea’s research focuses on yoga, literacy, youth, and marginalized populations. Drawing from her rich experience as a teacher, scholar and community advocate, Chelsea leads a yoga practice energized with compassion and conscious awareness. Chelsea received her Ph.D. from the Division of Educational Studies at Emory University in 2014. Making connections between literacy development, storytelling, and yoga, Chelsea founded Yoga, Literature, and Art Camp for Teen Girls and educates yoga teachers, educators, and community activists across the country on how to use yoga as a tool for building community. Chelsea is a Global Yoga Ambassador for Lululemon, the co-founder of Red Clay Yoga and is a faculty member of Off the Mat, Into the World.
Watch Chelsea at the 2019 MAKERS Conference: