Janis Ramquist, Yoga Instructor

Gentle Hatha Yoga

Janis Ramquist

Raleigh, NC


Janis Ramquist
2208 Oxford Hill Dr.
Raleigh, NC 27608

Voice 919/831-9316
Fax 919/833-1464



Janis Ramquist
Upward Facing Dog/ Urdvha Mukha Svanasana

Janis Ramquist, practitioner of yoga for over 30 years has studied under a variety of teachers. Since 1972 she has studied under instructors using a range of styles including Baba Hari Dass, B. K. S. Iyengar, Esther Myers, Cora Wren, Seane Corn, Sri Siva, Ananda Margi Yoga and Richard Freeman. She has also studied Pilates and is a certified T'ai Chi Chih instructor. Ramquist is a Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance and graduate of the NC School of Yoga. Janis started teaching at the request of acquaintances and as her reputation spreads must add classes regularly to accommodate more students. Her popularity is due to the individualized teaching style. Janis is a mother and grandmother.

Registered Yoga Teacher
California Teacher Certificate
T’ai Chi Chih Teacher Training Certification
N. C. School of Yoga Teacher Certification Program
Ananda Marga Yoga Teacher Training

Bachelor of Arts, 1970 Honors Graduate, California State University, Sacramento
Post Graduate work: North Carolina State University; California State University; University of California, Davis; Pacific College

Tarheel of the Week
by Raleigh News and Observer
Public Policy Research ranked in the top 10% lobbyists for several years
Public Policy Research ranked as top female lobbyist, 1994
Certificate of Recognition, N.C. Women Attorneys
Certificate of Merit, League of Women Voters U.S

Public Service
N.C. State Bar Council, Governor's appointment;
N.C. Client Security Fund, public member;
N.C. Advisory Council on Women's Economic Development
League of Women Voters of North Carolina, Vice President;
League of Women Voters U.S. National Equal Rights Strategy Committee;
Fifth District Women's Political Caucus PAC Director;
Winston-Salem Battered Women's Service Board of Directors.
Unity Church of the Triangle, Board and Treasurer
Halifax Court Relocation, volunteer
Member of Women’s Forum of North Carolina


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