Mary Hilliker

Mary Hilliker

Yoga Therapy Faculty

Mary is the Curriculum and Training Coordinator, as well as Senior Faculty for AVI's Viniyoga Therapist Training and Continuing Education (CE) Programs.

RD | E-RYT 500 | C-IAYT

Mary was AVI Director of Administration in 2011-12 and Training Coordinator for the 2011 Foundations for Yoga Therapy Training. She is a graduate of the University of WI-Madison with a B.S. in General Dietetics and holds certifications for a 200-hr yoga teacher training with Elizabeth Patric in 2002, the 500-hr AVI yoga teacher training in 2007 and the AVI Yoga Therapist Training in 2009. Mary had a 25+ year career in public health in nutrition and chronic disease prevention, most recently with the UW-Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, which informs her work with AVI and her teaching. Mary resides in Wausau, WI with her husband where she has a Yoga Therapy practice and teaches general, worksite, senior and therapeutic classes and workshops.