Kristen Zappone was introduced to yoga through her passion for exercise and wellness. Like many people, she first looked at yoga as a way to vary her normal exercise regimen, however quickly grew to appreciate the breath, balance and focus provided by her regular practice. Kristen enjoys challenging herself in yoga, taking a variety of classes and learning about the different techniques and advantages the diverse styles provide. Kristen is certified through Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA). She is also a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist graduate of Pitt and is now completing her Masters Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. Kristen has a strong passion for healthy living and tries to incorporate wellness into every aspect of her life. Kristen is excited to be leading the Healthy Living Series at Homegrown and is available for private consultations. Kristen's career as a dietitian and love for yoga allow her to express her passion for health and wellness and extend those values to those around her. She is excited to be a part of the Homegrown team.