Our Staff

Katrina Macy
Katrina Macy
KATRINA MACY Warrior Task Force Program Manager Katrina supports the Warriors at Ease Teacher Network through our Warrior Task Force Program, a...
Azlyn Jenkins
Azlyn Jenkins
AZLYN JENKINS Marketing Coordinator Azlyn received her Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Marketing from Texas A&M Central...
Jennifer Deets
Jennifer Deets
Jennifer Deets serves as the TRANSFORM Program Director, continually providing comprehensive and accurate program impact tracking and outcome...
Ramón Salazar
Ramón Salazar
Ramón SalazarTEACH Program Director Ramón served in the US Army for 4 years. He currently lives in Killeen, Texas where he teaches different...
Christina Hickey
Christina Hickey
Christina HickeyExecutive Director & Assistant Faculty Christina Hickey studied at Columbus State University in Georgia before receiving her...
Betsy Diller
Betsy Diller
Betsy is the Registrar and Director of Operations for Warriors at Ease.  She is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University with a Bachelor of...

The Warriors at Ease Faculty

Our faculty is made up of teacher trainers, researchers, and retreat leaders who are passionate about serving military and veteran communities.
Laurie Knight
Laurie Knight
Laurie Knight – Assistant Faculty Member had an early interest in human behavior, achieving a degree in psychology and a Master’s in...
Beth Funk
Beth Funk
Beth Funk – Lead Faculty Member After being a professional educator for over two decades, Beth decided to unite her love of teaching with...
Kelsy Timas
Kelsy Timas
Faculty Trainer, Lead Faculty & Ambassador Kelsy is a military spouse and founder of The Guiding Wellness Institute (GWI), a national holistic...
Larisa Harrington
Larisa Harrington
Larisa Harrington - Assistant Faculty Member As a 20 year Air Force veteran, Larisa Harrington supports the mission of Warriors at Ease through...
Susan Alden
Susan Alden
Susan Alden - Lead Faculty Member She is a graduate of the United States Military Academy and served as a logistics officer in the 82nd Airborne...
Molly Birkholm
Molly Birkholm
Molly Birkholm is a co-founder of Warriors at Ease.  She is a leader in iRest™ Yoga Nidra, Sivananda Yoga and treating trauma with yoga and...
Robin Carnes
Robin Carnes
Robin Carnes is one of the co-founders of Warriors at Ease.  From 2006-2012 Robin served as the yoga and iRest instructor for the Specialized Care...
Swami Kashi
Swami Kashi
Swami Kashi supports Warriors at Ease as a retreat leader and faculty member.  He was born in Israel and served in the Israeli Army as a Special...

Organization Ambassadors

Mission - Ambassadors help conduct and promote the work of the organization.

Vision - Ambassadors work within the WAE Teacher Network to raise the relevance and effectiveness of the organization's support to the Teacher Network and the WAE mission. Program Ambassadors informally encourage and advise fellow volunteers and lead by example according to the organization’s code of conduct and core values.

Kelsy Timas
Kelsy Timas
Faculty Trainer, Lead Faculty & Ambassador Kelsy is a military spouse and founder of The Guiding Wellness Institute (GWI), a national holistic...
Larisa Harrington
Larisa Harrington
Larisa Harrington - Assistant Faculty Member As a 20 year Air Force veteran, Larisa Harrington supports the mission of Warriors at Ease through...
Renee Champagne-Davis
Renee Champagne-Davis
Renee has worked with Warriors At Ease since 2010 in several capacities such as supporting the development of the Military Sexual Trauma module of...

Program Ambassadors

Ambassadors will work within their immediate community and sphere of influence to raise the relevant and effective visibility of the organization to support the facilitation of the mission. Ambassadors work to advance the common good of our communities through the framework provided by Warriors at Ease. Program Ambassadors informally encourage and advise fellow volunteers and lead by example according to the organization’s code of conduct and core values.
Elaine Brewer
Elaine Brewer
Elaine Brewer is a Fitness and Wellness Professional and Founder of Humble Warrior Wellness Center. She has earned a 200hr Baptiste affiliated...
Aron Lanie
Aron Lanie
Aron is a lifetime athlete and former U.S. Army Paratrooper. She began practicing yoga for physical fitness, athletic recovery, and to address...
Alli Houseworth
Alli Houseworth
Alli Houseworth is a RYT-500, certified Warriors at Ease yoga, iRest instructor, and Yoga Therapist with a passion for teaching trauma-sensitive...
Ramón Salazar
Ramón Salazar
Ramón served in the US Army for 4 years. He currently lives in Killeen, Texas where he teaches different levels of yoga classes at Life Moves...
Bonnie Jackson
Bonnie Jackson
Bonnie Jackson is a RYT 500, WAET, and military spouse. She began deepening her study of therapeutic yoga and mindfulness seeking self-regulation...
Janel Norton
Janel Norton
Janel Norton isn’t just a business owner with a passion for yoga—she is also a veteran, having served in the U.S. Air Force as a combat...
Katrina Macy
Katrina Macy
KATRINA MACY Warrior Task Force Program Manager Katrina supports the Warriors at Ease Teacher Network through our Warrior Task Force Program, a...
Charla Truesdale
Charla Truesdale
Charla Truesdale serves as the RPC for Train, Teach & Transform in Texas.  She is a Registered Yoga Teacher and Certified Warriors at Ease...

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