American Council on Exercise
Industry Advisory Panel Member

Association of Fitness Studios
Advisory Council

Brand Ambassador

lululemon athletica
Brand Ambassador
2007-2008 and 2013-2015


Illinois State University
Master of Science Degree, Education and Exercise Physiology

Canisius College                                                                                                                     Bachelor of Science Degree, Education and Exercise Science


American College of Sports Medicine
Certified Exercise Physiologist

National Academy of Sports Medicine
Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) and Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)

American Council on Exercise
Certified Group Fitness Instructor

Yoga Alliance
E-RYT 500 Yoga Instructor
Prenatal Yoga Instructor
Relax and Renew Restorative Yoga Instructor

Professional Experience

Blue Nectar Yoga Studio
Northern Virginia                                                                                                               

Jane Bahneman Consulting
Alexandria, VA                                                                                                                   

Washington, DC
Director of Operations and Fitness/Wellness Operations, 2013-2016
Nation’s leading provider of third party university campus recreation management services

Well Equipped Consulting
Boca Raton, Florida
Co-founder, 2009-2015
Consulting services, continuing education, and event management for the fitness and wellness industry.

Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Associate Director of Campus Recreation and Director of Fitness and Wellness, 2005-2009

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Assistant Director of Fitness, 2003-2005

Please contact me directly to request my services for media and publications.
Sampling of Media and Publications Contributions

American Fitness Magazine
Featured Article: Beyond the Mat - How Yoga Complements Other Workouts, March 2018

Athleta Chi Blog
Featured Blog: Embracing Life's Messiness, September 2017

IDEA Fitness Journal                                                                                                                    
Kick It Into High Gear, September 2013                                                                                    
Bring On the ‘Bells, September 2012 

Shape Magazine                                                                                                                      
12 Top Tips for Beginner Yogis

ACE PROSource                                                                                                                        
The Art of Intelligently Sequenced Yoga Classes                                                                     Principles and Approaches to Hands-On Yoga Classes

The Balancing Act Talk Show, the Oxygen Network                                                                       Featured Guest Fitness Expert for “Walk Before You Run

Association of Fitness Studios                                                                                              
Guest Blogger (quarterly), column “Build Your Business Faster and Smarter”
Webinar, Most Valuable Lessons Learned
Webinar, Expect the Unexpected and Be Nimble

Sampling of Industry Presentations and Speaking Engagements

Speaking on an international basis since 2003, I have given hundreds of presentations.

Proud accomplishments include teaching yoga at the White House for the "Let's Move" Campaign in 2014, and being selected Top 10 Speaker for Content and/or Presentation Style by industry peers at the Athletic Business Conference for four consecutive years

Please see a sampling of some of my past event appearances, listed below.
Privately contracted events are not listed.

  • Keynote Speaker: 2015 Northeast Collegiate FitSpo

  • Invited Yoga Instructor: 2014 White House Easter Egg Roll for the “Let’s Move” Campaign

  • Featured Yogi: 2014 Active Life DC!

  • Keynote Speaker: 2014 Florida Evolve! Fitness Symposium

  • Keynote Speaker: 2013 NIRSA Fitness, Facilities, and Aquatics Institute

  • Keynote Speaker: 2007, 2008 and 2013 Southeast Collegiate Fitness Expo

  • Athletic Business Conference Speaker, 2011-2017

  • NIRSA National Conference Speaker, 2007-2017

  • World Spinning and Sports Conditioning Presenter, 2007-2016

  • DCAC Fitness Conventions Presenter, 2004-2010

  • ECA Conference Presenter, 2007

  • TSI Train Your Head Conference Presenter, 2007

  • Big 10 Recreation Conference Speaker, 2007

  • YogaFit Mind Body Fitness Conferences Senior Trainer, 2004-2009