Meet Our Team

Marianne Zaugg, Founder/Executive Director of YES Foundation

Dr Marianne ZauggAfter graduating in business, she became a tennis professional, studied psychology, and opened a hypnotherapy private practice. Today, she is engaged in writing books, working with her private clients, leading workshops, and inspiring people to live healthy and successful lives. With more than 20 years of experience in hypnotherapy, Marianne looks forward to supporting your wellbeing needs.

Additional information is available on www.theyesgroup.org/zaugg-and-associates/



Kelly Stewart, Yoga Teacher, Social Media Marketing

Kelly StewartWith an extensive background in athletics, as a former collegiate soccer player and youth coach, she uses her athletic and P.E. teaching background to guide young people through a yoga practice that's centered in self-awareness, physical strength and a ton of fun.






Reenah McGill, L.Ac., Ph.D.

Reenah McGillDr. Reenah McGill has successfully worked for 10 years with clients who want to lose weight. She helps them identify first their 5 Element type and than learn the appropriate foods and exercise programs to achieve their desired weight. This program is easy to follow and fits into any lifestyle.







Derrick L. Davis, Teacher, Musician, Producer

Derrick has composed, arranged and produced the music for all tracks of YES' audio books for the Guided Imagery Series Vol. 1-4. He is a flute and saxophone aficionado, and is an inspiring teacher and multi-talented musician.


Vicki Yerman, Board of Director

Vicki has a Masters degree in Education and has spent 20 years in the field of education.

Ingrid Watson, Board of Director

Ingrid WatsonIngrid has a degree educational psychology from Pepperdine University and worked at LAUSD as school counselor. Ingrid retired in 2009 and now devotes her time to writing.








Priscila Mendoza, Yoga Teacher

Priscila Mendoza has a BA in Psychology from UC Riverside, and studied yoga at Yogalution Movement and Ayurveda, Long Beach. She has been teaching yoga for more than 5 years and guides individuals of all ages to heal themselves inside out. Priscila is committed to assist youth through the principles of yoga, mindfulness and healing to address adversity, stress and self-esteem.

For more information, please call (626) 539-4063, or fill out the request for information.