Netroots Nation: Speaker/Trainer Profile

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Leslie Salmon Jones

Afro Flow Yoga

Leslie Salmon Jones is an Alvin Ailey trained professional dancer, certified holistic personal trainer, wellness coach, yoga instructor, seasoned public speaker and founder of Afro Flow Yoga™. She works with clients to create a well-balanced life. This includes developing mastery over physical, emotional and mental well-being. She has served as a board member for the organization, Free Arts for Abused Kids, NYC, the United Nations Association of New York (UNA NY), while continuing to act as a facilitator and mentor for various outreach and empowerment programs in Boston and New York. Leslie understands the importance of incorporating wellness into all aspects of life and attributes her strong foundation and core values to her mother, Beverley Salmon, former nurse and grassroots politician, and her father, Dr. John Douglas Salmon, Canada’s first black Chief of Surgery, both civil rights activists.