Meet the founding faculty!
Alyson Stoner (she/they)
Alyson Stoner is a multi-disciplinary artist, author and speaker committed to advocacy in mental health and social impact. She is the co-founder of Movement Genius, as well as the host of “Affirmation Workouts”, “Open Movement” and “At Your Desk” on the platform.
After 20+ years in television, film and music, she garnered certifications under clinical trauma specialist Dr. Jamie Marich and John Hopkins University to create content and classes that support deep healing and self-empowerment.
Listen to Simplexity podcast, where Alyson simplifies the complexities of life through meaningful dialogue with experts. Grab a copy of their book MIND BODY PRIDE.
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Dr. Damon Silas (he/him)
Dr. Damon Silas is a Clinical Psychologist, Author, Speaker, Dance and Movement Teacher. He hosts “Daily Resets with Dr. Damon” and “Open Movement Workshops” on Movement Genius.
With 20+ years as a psychologist and professional dancer, “Dr. D” knows how to practically apply movement into a daily routine regardless of your circumstance, situation or abilities.
Dr. Damon provides one-on-one therapy for patients, group coaching sessions, and builds unique and innovative mental health programs for specific and often underrepresented groups of people.
Catch his Mid Day Dance Break on TikTok!
Monique Coleman (she/her)
Monique Coleman is an Actress, Producer, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist frequently known for her roles in Disney's High School Musical, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, and Dancing With The Stars. Coleman has held numerous roles throughout TV and film, while also focusing on empowering the lives of youth globally through her docuseries and community, “GimmeMo”.
Through her own personal journey, Monique has developed a personal approach to wellness, including a healthy movement and mindfulness practice. She joins Movement Genius as the featured guide of “Games”, a creative movement series to help you find comfort in your own natural movement.
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Natalia Tabilo (she/her)
Natalia Tabilo is a Yoga Teacher, Journalist and Founder of Yoga for All Bodies™. She teaches Bodyful Yoga on Movement Genius in both English and Spanish.
To fulfill the promise of sharing Yoga for All Bodies™, Natalia is an experienced 200 RYT, 500 RYT and has trained in Vinyasa, Hatha, Yoga for All, Accessible Yoga, Yoga for Seniors, Prenatal and Postnatal Yoga, The Roll Model Method, Restorative, Yin, Yoga Nidra & Meditation, Somatics, Trauma-Informed Yoga among other certifications.
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Ray Basa (he/him)
Ray Basa is an acclaimed Choreographer and Dancer, with over 10+ years in the entertainment industry. Known for his direction and choreography for live shows and music videos, Ray's multi-hyphenated abilities bring “Moving Meditations” to life on Movement Genius.
You may recognize Ray from Tove Lo’s Sunshine Kitty Tour 2020, Finneas’s Music Video “Shelter” or VersaStyle Dance Company. Credits also include directing movement for Hayden James’ & Icona Pop’s music video “Right Time” and Directing/Choreography for live shows like “Lighting in a Bottle” and “Electric Forest”.
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