The Live in Love Retreat is founded by a group of inspired souls who share the common desire to liberate within the mastery of self-love, and beyond this to passionately share with others the support, belief, love and encouragement to achieve the same. These founders are listed below in alphabetical order.


Christina Alexa

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Christina Alexa is the founder of Santosha Yoga and Wellness in Moultonborough, NH, and the Abhyasa Yoga Institute, RYS200. She is certified at the 250 hour level in Amrit Yoga and at the 500 hour level within the disciplines of Integrated Yoga Levels I and II, Resonance Yoga and Movement. Christina also holds certification in a five-year intensive Resonance Healing Therapy program, an immersion in healing and energy medicine. She is an Intuitive Healing Therapist, a Reiki Master in the Usui Tradition, and a Keeper of the Lodge (sweat lodge). Christina has also studied Anatomy and Cranio Sacral work with International Teacher Ellen Heed and Vinyasa Yoga with Rolf Gates.

At the age of 15 Christina began studying yoga in a quest for personal growth, healing and spiritual connection. Self taught for several years, she began more formal training at the age of 19 and spent the next 21 years in deep devotional service and self-study. Throughout this time Christina received several initiations by master teachers and healers of both the elemental/shamanic traditions as well as the yogic lineage. Christina has been sharing these practices through teaching and healing work for over 18 years, and draws from 30 years of personal healing and practice in her work.

Christina dedicates her time to running Santosha Yoga and Wellness as well as her yoga school, The Abhyasa Yoga Institute, for which she is the lead trainer. Christina also offers private healing sessions, private chakra readings, private yoga sessions, classes and numerous workshops on a variety of topics. In her “spare” time Christina enjoys writing articles and essays and is currently completing her Undergraduate degree in Non-Fiction Writing.


Kate Lemay


Kate Lemay is a prolific Artist of Conscious Evolution. Kate is also a dynamic leader and 16-year veteran with the YMCA, the world’s largest not-for-profit organization, where she serves as the Executive Director for the YMCA of Greater Boston Overnight Camps. Committed to being authentic, balanced and whole, Kate shares her life with her two beautiful small boys, perfect husband Bob and the best friends and family a gal could ask for.

Lani Voivod

Lani Voivod is a mom, social storyteller, speaker, muse, yoga teacher (RYT200), Reiki Master, Thai Yoga practitioner, enthusiastic hugger, and creator of the “31 Days of Possibility” inspiration series at As Chief Chick and Ally in Possibility of Epiphanies, Inc, Lani teams with her husband Allen to engage leaders, ignite entrepreneurs, and redefine what’s possible for bold dreamers and daring doers in this dynamic, relationship-driven world.

As co-founders of the ‘A-Ha!’ Summits, and proud community leaders of the ‘A-Ha!’ Tribe social media, marketing, and mastermind community, Lani and Allen are driven by their deep belief in the power and profitability of collaboration, creative energy, and purposeful play. You can live, love, and LAUGH with @LaniVoivod on Twitter and Instagram – and always, always in person, too.