About the Author
Deborah Adele holds master’s degrees in both Liberal Studies and
Theology & Religious Studies. An ERYT500, she carries yoga
certifications in Kundalini yoga, Hatha yoga, Yoga Therapy, and
Meditation. She is also trained as a Gestalt practitioner and a
Somatic Educator. For over 14 years, Deborah brought her combined
knowledge of business and her in-depth knowledge of yoga
philosophy to build Yoga North, now a thriving yoga center.
Currently she is writing, teaching, consulting, and engaging her
own personal practice.
Deborah worked for three years as a consultant with a firm out of
Boulder, Colorado, where she combined the concept of body and
breath with organizational development skills to improve
leadership and management in various businesses around the
country. She wrote a regular wellness column for the Duluth News
Tribune and has authored two CD’s, The Art of Relaxation and The
Practice of Meditation. Deborah currently owns Adele &
Associates, a company whose goal is to increase clarity,
productivity, and right-living in individuals and systems.
Deborah is a keen and innovative thinker, and, in whatever venue
she finds herself, consistently uses her knowledge and training
to support others in living a life imbued with balance, clarity,
In addition to her business and yoga experience, Deborah has made
several trips to India for study and exploration. She feels it is
important to continually ask ourselves the question, “What does
it mean to be human?” by putting ourselves in places we can be
challenged and changed, by telling ourselves the truth, and by
sitting in some form of prayer, meditation, or reflection daily.
Deborah currently resides in Duluth with her husband Doug, a
Lutheran minister, where their conversations around spirituality
remain lively. Her life is enriched by their two sons and four
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