Shaylyn Pergola

Shaylyn joined the Thorne team in 2018. She has a BA in Environmental Studies from Naropa University and is pursuing her masters degree in Learning, Developmental and Family Sciences from CU Denver. Shaylyn holds a Colorado Teaching License in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education, as well as a Science Education 7-12 endorsement. She has worked in kindergarten and first grade classrooms in Boulder, and is a certified kids yoga teacher. Shaylyn loves to experience the magic of nature through children’s eyes and believes strongly in the benefit of nature immersion for development of the whole child- physical, cognitive, and social/emotional- as well as the power of early childhood nature connection for creating earth stewards to lead our society into a sustainable future. In her free time, Shaylyn loves practicing Ashtanga Yoga, traveling, hiking, camping, painting, reading, baking, and eating yummy vegan food.