Bobby Karle is a Jesuit from the Midwest Province and co-founder of Ignatian Yoga. He began practicing yoga in 2009, between his time as a Jesuit Volunteer in Belize and entering the Jesuits in 2010. During his time of Jesuit formation he completed a 500-hour yoga teacher training and received a Masters degree in Philosophy from Fordham University. During the Regency stage of Jesuit formation (years 6-8), Bobby taught Religious Studies and Yoga at Brebeuf Jesuit Prep in Indianapolis. He is currently in year two of theology studies at the Jesuit School of Theology in Berkeley, CA in preparation for priestly ordination next year. Bobby teaches a weekly yoga class at the Healing Well in the Tenderloin district of San Francisco on Tuesdays at 1:15pm.