Teachers listed on the Yoga-Mojo schedule are knowledgeable, compassionate, skilled, and versatile — and make everyone comfortable in each class. Our goal is to help you focus your energy, be calm, centered and enthusiastic while providing a safe and effective practice. Finding the right teacher is an important element of starting and developing a consistent practice.
Loretta Jo Schlatzer
Loretta Jo, E-RYT500, founder/owner of Yoga-Mojo leads classes at The Yoga-Mojo Studio at Long Life Wellness Center. She is a recognized Master Yoga Teacher with 6000+ hours of teaching. Loretta Jo earned her 220-hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification with EmbodiYoga™ and her 500-hour with Stephanie Keach, Asheville Yoga Center and began teaching in June 2006.
Loretta Jo retired from the corporate world in March 2014 to follow her passion as a yogi-preneur. She is dedicated to teaching and connecting through yoga and helping students and teachers use the practice of yoga as a means for personal and professional transformation. She is happily obsessed with exploring and sharing yoga and is a recognized master of yoga sequencing. Each flow is designed to provide students an opportunity to seek a balance of mind, body and spirit – and each practice is unique, enabling students to build stamina, increase physical strength, improve concentration, and build confidence — what Loretta Jo calls ‘Yoga-Mojo’.
While Cary is her home, Loretta Jo supports many yoga studios and students and is available as a guest teacher.
Loretta Jo is a Registered Yoga Teacher (E-RYT500) with the Yoga Alliance® and is a member of IAYT (International Association of Yoga Therapists) and continues to extend her knowledge of Yoga, studying/practicing with Seane Corn, Rod Stryker, Doug Keller, Gabriel Halpern, Sarah Powers, David Swenson, Matthew Sweeney, David Keil, Shala Worsley, Dr. David Frawley, Shambhavi Chopra, Sadie Nardini, Kathryn Budig, Nicki Doane, Jason Crandell, Leslie Kaminoff, Rolf Gates and other instructors in the US and abroad. Loretta Jo completed Duke Integrative Medicine’s Yoga Therapeutics for Seniors Workshop and is available for private and small group sessions. Send Loretta Jo an email at LJ@yoga-mojo.com.
Teachers at The Studio at Long Life Wellness Center