President - Chris Roberts
Chris has been working with clients to understand and solve their financial and business needs throughout her career. She has worked in telecommunications, and is currently in the financial industry. Chris has studied yoga since 2001, and has completed yoga teacher training. She also studied Ayurveda to be a clinical practitioner. Her desire is to make both available to all for on-going health and healing. Chris received a BA from Cornell University and a MEd from Temple University. She has two grown daughters.
Treasurer - Thomas V. Moore, CPA
Thomas Moore is an Enrolled Agent who has owned and operated his own bookkeeping and tax practice in San Leandro, Ca since 1979. He began his yoga practice in 2001 and has acted as a volunteer assistant at the Yoga For People with Special Needs class.
Board Member - Josh A. Mailman
Josh has an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA and has been a technology entrepreneur for over 20 years. Currently Josh is the President of the NorCar CarciNET Community. He is also an executive board member and patient advocate for the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) and was named SIO Patient Advocate of Year in 2010. Josh is a member of the National Cancer Institutes's Task force on Neuroendocrine Tumors as well as Chair of the Patient Advisory Board for the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. Recently Josh was elected to the board of the Education and Research Foundation of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging.
Board Member - Caryn Dickman
Caryn is a graduate of the 2002 Piedmont Yoga Studio Advanced Studies Program. She taught yoga classes at PYS and was co-administrator of the studio with Richard Rosen from 2006 to 2013. Richard and Caryn both adhered to the philosophy of inclusiveness and worked to make yoga classes available to all. They welcomed the classes sponsored by Piedmont Yoga Community and appreciated the work these fabulous teachers, assistants and volunteers were giving to the community. After Caryn left Piedmont Yoga, she realized she had time to devote to promoting, developing and supporting the work that Piedmont Yoga Community stands for. She was delighted to accept when asked to join the Board to offer her strengths to help broaden and enhance the work already being done.
Board Member - Catherine Millar, RYT 500
Catherine has lived and worked in the Bay Area for 30 years. She grew up on the East Coast and graduated from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where she studied printmaking and art history. She has been employed in the field of non-profit fundraising , working at Chabot Space & Science Center, Dominican University, and Lindsay Wildlife Museum, and Oakland Museum of California. Catherine discovered yoga in 2001 and has been amazed at its power to reshape her life. She is certified yoga teacher and teaches yoga in the East Bay. Catherine has a son living in San Francisco and a daughter living in Cape Town, South Africa.