Alexandra “Lexie” Meier was born and raised in Rochester, NY and moved to Charlotte, NC in 2010. After completing her bachelor’s degree at UNCC, she began her career teaching high school psychology. During her five-year teaching career, Lexie became very involved in the local yoga community and fell in love with her practice. She completed her 200-hour teacher training through Okra Charlotte in 2016 and started teaching there part-time.
Her passion for yoga continues to grow to this day, having become certified in Rocket Yoga as well as pursuing further certifications within the Rocket community. Since 2017 she has been the General Manager of Okra and teaches multiple classes per week. Lexie’s favorite classes to teach are inversion-based Rocket Vinyasa (Wed. @ 6:45pm) and Candlelight Chillax (Thurs. @ 7:45pm).
“Becoming a yoga teacher has empowered me to follow my heart and open up to my true self. Experiencing teacher training and development has allowed me to follow my true path in life. And I can tell you, this life is blissful.” – Lex