Wendy O'Lenic/Santiago

Yoga Instructor

Activity Type

Yoga, Pilates, Personal Training


AAAI /ISMA Personal Fitness Trainer; AAAI/ISMA in Hatha, PowerYoga; AFAA Aerobic Fitness; AFAA Weight Room and Strength Training; AFAA Step Aerobics; Fit Kids Club and Cardio Kids; Hip Hop and Funk Johnny G Spinning (group cycling); CPR & Emergency Response; Aqua Fitness, Water Aerobics; Resist-A-Ball Functional Training; Stott Pilates Mat; Stott Pilates Reformer; Polstar Pilates Rings and Rollers; Physical Mind Pilates Trapeze/Cadillac; Physical Mind Pilates Wunda Chair and Barrel

Current City

Palm Harbor, FL

Wendy started her professional dance career in 1979 with a Vegas Dance Review, "Viva Variety" and "Hello Vegas" as one of the entertainers traveling around the country until 1981. She continued her dancing career teaching in many dance studio's and Health Clubs, in the Tampa Bay area. Wendy began studying yoga in 1983 under some of America's Leading Yoga instructors like Rodney Yee, Baron Baptiste, David Swensen, Bryan Kest, Beryl Bender Birch and Erich Schiffmann just to name a few, inspiring her to continue her in-depth training using Pattabhi Jois' teachings in Ashtanga, Hatha yoga and Meditation. BKS Iyengar' Yoga techniques for healing and proper breathing inspired Wendy to begin working with Special Needs clients to assist in rehabilitating from injuries and surgery. College Wendy graduated from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida in 1981 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. She majored in Fine Arts specializing in Modern Dance, Jazz and Ballet with a minor in "Exercise Physiology". Certifications AAAI /ISMA Personal Fitness Trainer AAAI/ISMA in Hatha, PowerYoga AFAA Aerobic Fitness AFAA Weight Room and Strength Training AFAA Step Aerobics Fit Kids Club and Cardio Kids Hip Hop and Funk Johnny G Spinning (group cycling) CPR & Emergency Response Aqua Fitness, Water Aerobics Resist-A-Ball Functional Training Stott Pilates Mat Stott Pilates Reformer Polstar Pilates Rings and Rollers Physical Mind Pilates Trapeze/Cadillac Physical Mind Pilates Wunda Chair and Barrel htt