Garth is a 500hr E-RYT, Teacher Trainer, Yoga Therapist, Certified Yogaworks Teacher, Certified DharmaYoga Teacher and has led Classes, Workshops, Retreats and Teacher Trainings in Los Angeles and around the world. Garth taught for several years at the original Yogaworks in Santa Monica and at Exhale – The Center for Sacred Movement in Venice. He led the first Pure Yoga Teacher Training, in Los Angeles, at Equinox, with Ashley Turner. He has been featured in and contributed to; Yoga Journal, Men’s Health Magazine, Mantra Magazine, Yoganonymous, LA Yoga, Yoga in China and Shanghai Daily News. Garth completed teacher training at Yogaworks in Santa Monica with Annie Carpenter & James Brown, mentoring with Annie Carpenter, advanced teacher training at the Dharma Yoga Center in New York, with Sri Dharma Mittra and additional advanced teacher training at Loyola Marymount University, with Srivatsa Ramaswami. He has spent time in Mysore, India, studying Ashtanga Yoga, with the Sri K. Patthabi Jois family, practicing with Saraswati Jois. He also completed the Yoga Therapy Rx program, at Loyola Marymount University, with Dr. Larry Payne and completed Yoga Tune Up® teacher training, with Jill Miller. Garth is also the creator of the Shiva Yoga system and the founder of the Yoga108Project. His signature Shiva Vinyasa and Shiva Power classes focus on setting intentions, practicing gratitude, concentration, surrender, balance, non-attachment, and quieting the mind. Garth also teaches Shiva Meditation classes, as well as Pranayama and Yoga Nidra Guided Meditation classes, and sees students privately for Yoga Therapy sessions.