Meet the Team
Lindsay Hess- Studio Owner
Certified Yin Yoga Teacher
Certified HYS Yoga Teacher Training Facilitator
Lindsay is a registered yoga teacher and founded Wanderlotus Yoga in Windsor, Colorado. She is passionate about helping others find peace within themselves.
She hopes to work with people of all ages who struggle with anxiety or depression, helping those struggling to seek inward. Movement and flow are equally accompanied with meditation and stillness as she guides class. Calming the mind, bringing awareness to the breath and incorporating movement of the body are incorporated to each of her practices.
When off the mat, her hobbies include traveling, gardening, and camping. Lindsay was born and raised in Colorado. She attended Fort Lewis College in Durango, CO where she obtained her undergraduate in Biology. After college she spent years traveling the world. Upon return, she decided to turn her love for plants into an understanding of plant medicine. She is working towards obtaining her title as a Certified Herbalist.
Certified SHERecovers trauma informed yoga teacher
Suzy Hawbaker- Studio Manager
Certified Restorative Yoga Teacher
Certified Yin Yoga Teacher
Suzy is a registered yoga teacher, completing her teacher training at Holistic Yoga School in Fort Collins, Co. along with her 20 hour Restorative Yoga Teacher Training at OM House Yoga in Loveland, Co. Her specialties include Slow Flow, Restorative, and Yin Yoga. When she isn’t in the studio teaching, she is practicing yoga, attending workshops, running her online retail shop, meditating, hanging out with her 2 teen daughters, seeing live music, and enjoying the amazing Colorado outdoors.
Suzy has a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology from Fort Lewis College in Durango Colorado. After College she worked with troubled youth until she had children of her own. She then decided she wanted to work from home and this is when her online retail shop was born. After 11 years, she continues to run her shop, while also teaching yoga and creating workshops and retreats. She has a deep desire to help others and wants everyone to live their best life. She believes that everyone can find peace through yoga and meditation as well as living intentionally. She wants to help others discover this inner peace and make the world a better place for all.
Paige completed her 200 hour yoga teacher training through Northern Arizona Yoga Center (Flagstaff, AZ) in 2017. After graduating, she went on to manage and teach at a donation-based studio in the heart of Northeast Minneapolis, MN. This kickstarted her mission of making yoga accessible for all. This mission has been carried with her to her new home at Wanderlotus Yoga & Wellness where she provides thoughtful and intentional sequencing to foster growth and transform mindset.
Alongside being a certified yoga teacher, Paige has a Bachelors of Science in Fitness Wellness from Northern Arizona University. She is also certified Exercise Physiologist through the American College of Sports Medicine. With her education, Paige performs wellness evaluations, personal trains, and teaches a variety of fitness classes around town. In her free time, she enjoys cuddling with her cat named Hendrix!
Nicole is a Certified 200 Hour Yoga Teacher who completed her training of Raja/Hatha/Vinyasa Yoga and Kundalini Meditation with Shambhava Yoga at Om Ananda in Old Town Fort Collins, Colorado. Nicole left her Nursing career of 11 years and recent job in the Emergency Department to share her passion for yoga in a more peaceful environment. Nicole believes the source of illness is in deep blockages and it is through a yoga practice that we are able to balance our lunar and solar energies in order for our energy to flow unrestricted and be rejuvenated. Nicole enjoys creating vinyasa flows and mindful movements that focus on the breath, anatomy, body awareness and safety in proper alignment. She challenges you to unlock your true potential with a more flexible body, mind, and spirit. She also hopes to help students with PTSD, depression/anxiety, and other various illnesses. Long term goals are to work toward her hours in Yoga Therapy.
Nicole has her Bachelor's of Arts degree in Theatre, Film, and Television Production from CU Denver and is an Emmy Award-winning Director. She is a multimedia artist, loves photographing on 35mm film, traveling the globe, gardening, keeping her ever evolving plant collection alive, cooking, exploring nature, reading, and drinking tea. Live by the sun, love by the moon.
Erin Doty offers inspiration and insight to illuminate your sacredness and activate your inner knowing while rooted in grounded, clear presence. She assists clients and students with discovering specific facets to live fearlessly with ease, to align with clear direction towards self-awareness, navigate trauma safely, enjoy optimal health, and to live an abundant life. Erin is owner of HK High Kicks, which integrates yoga, wellness, and gemstones for therapeutic use. Her authenticity and joy allows for an inviting and welcome experience to everyone. Certifications: ERYT200, RYT500, Certified TAOMCHI Master Crystalogist, Body Positive Yoga, Yoga Warriors International, Fascia in Yoga and Movement, Pelvic Floor Health.