In a world where yoga studios are on every corner, it’s hard to imagine that when Rebecca Pacheco, ’01, first stepped onto the mat, she had to seek out places to practice. At 16, that meant a Cape Cod community center, surrounded by retirees. As a college student, she spent Saturday mornings in a church basement. And while spending a semester at sea, maintaining a practice meant learning how to teach.

This profile appeared in the spring 2015 issue of University of Richmond Magazine.