Andrea Marcum is an author and internationally recognized yoga instructor who has taught around the world in both intimate and conference hall settings. Recognized for being highly accessible, Andrea combines levity with thoughtful mindfulness to create postures and programs that appeal to practitioners as diverse as athletes to moms to CEOs. START, her 7-day yoga, meditation and journaling series produced by UDAYA, uses concepts from her book Close to Om: Stretching Yoga From Your Mat to Your Life to help you create the space to transform a state of thinking from limitation to one of opportunity.
Named one of LA’s Best by a number of sources including Culture Trip, Andrea loves guiding the most unassuming newbies to yoga and mindfulness. She has prepared celebrities for the Oscars, worked with athletes (Matt Kemp, LA Dodgers – NFL Network , U.S. Tennis Association) collaborated with global brands (lululemon, Vogue, Equinox, Travel & Leisure, NBCUniversal, Well + Good), created content for Medicare’s Silver & Fit.
Andrea Marcum believes we’re all on an adventure to discover our inner beginner—even if we’ve been practicing for 5,000 years. She loves leading the most unassuming newbies to yoga and mindfulness and works with everyone, from athletes to executives, from Abu Dhabi to LA’s inner city. Her recipe includes equal parts philosophy, sweat, and laugher.
Andrea believes our yoga mats are magic carpets to look into our lives and to see the world and would love to have you join her on one of her global retreats.