About Us

Megan Dyer Planey

Megan Dyer Planey is certified to teach yoga for children and young adults ages 2-17 through Kidding Around Yoga (Yoga Alliance Recognized).

She has an undergraduate degree from University of Wisconsin- Madison in Child Development and Family Studies. She also has a Masters Degree in the Art of Teaching from National Louis University in Chicago.

Megan has been a preschool and elementary school teacher for the past 15 years with a focus in early literacy and holds a second Masters Degree in the Teaching and Curriculum of Reading from Concordia University.

She loves all things literacy and often tries to incorporate it into yoga.

Megan has been personally practicing yoga for 4 years. She loves how yoga helps her feel healthy and well, and keeps her present and full of gratitude while she stays busy taking care of her own children, ages 2 and 3.

Julia Volm

Julia Volm is certified to teach yoga for children ages 2-17 through Kidding Around Yoga (Yoga Alliance Recognized).

Julia’s professional background is Occupational Therapy; she has been a certified and licensed Occupational Therapist for the past 17 years.  Julia recently obtained her doctorate degree for Occupational Therapy, specializing in pediatrics. She has a passion for working with kids with autism and had treated this population exclusively for the last 10 years.

Julia loves teaching children and young adults about mindfulness and coping strategies to enable emotional regulation.  She has seen the benefits of yoga for herself and with her own children (ages 9 and 5), and is excited to spread the gift of yoga to others!