Former lawyer, instructor and wellness industry mentor, Yanti has practiced martial arts since she was a teenager and yoga since 2003. When she established her award-winning yoga studio Earth YogaNYC in 2009, she began teaching yoga and meditation and continued to train Shotokan karate.
After the sale of Earth Yoga in 2019, she took a more active role in karate instruction and founded the WTKO Women’s Leadership Group. Yanti is a proud lululemon Ambassador with the East 66th Store in New York City and is a well-loved yoga teacher at Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences. She is a global Ambassador for the WTKO the World Traditional Karate Organisation.