Currently teaching, lecturing, consulting, writing, and producing meditation CDs, Margaret received her advance Yoga Teaching Certification through His Holiness Sri Swami Satchidananda of Integral Yoga, and her Yoga and Ayurveda Teaching Certification from Dr. David Frawley, Pandit Vamadeva Shastri. She holds credentials as a Pranic Healer, Usui and Karuna Reiki Master Instructor from the direct William Lee Rand lineage, and is a Certified Hypnotist through the National Guild of Hypnotists. In keeping with the Dhanur Vedas, she is also a Black Belt in the Martial Arts. Margaret is a University of Iowa honors alumna.
In 2009, Margaret met Pandit Rajmani Tigunait (PhD), spiritual head of the Himalayan Institute and successor to Swami Rama. She is now Panditji’s student, and has been welcomed into the tradition of the Himalayan Masters.