Tanya Lee is the founder/director and primary facilitator at Body Art Motion and co-founder/choreographer for EthoTerra performance group. Since launching BAM in 1998, Tanya has devoted full-time energy to creating her body of work through movement therapies, performance art, and self-growth programs. Her books, courses, classes and programs go beyond industry standard due to her unique perspective, broad experience, and integrated approach.
Tanya has a diverse background as a yoga and dance teacher, athletic trainer, nutrition consultant, alignment therapist, confidence coach, and humanistic astrologer. This gives her an interesting outlook on posture, eating habits, movement patterns, stress management and how the body and mind respond to change.
She has published 3 books, danced on stages across North America, opened 2 movement studios, designed multiple educational programs, and successfully coached 1000's of people to achieve their goals. She maintains the highest level of yoga certification with the International Yoga Alliance, is a certified Critical Alignment Therapy instructor, and is one of few Canadians certified in Unmata Hot Pot Improvisational Tribal Style Bellydance.
Tanya has been featured as a wellness expert for various magazines, newspapers and TV shows including: Oxygen, Body Sport, Bare Essentials, Shimmy Magazine, The Herald, and Breakfast Television. She currently lives in Calgary Alberta and stays quite busy customizing routines for private clients, facilitating women’s groups, mentoring leaders, directing performing troupes, and writing new books.