Pamela Speldewinde was the Director of the Action School of Yoga for 10 years after taking over from her teacher Glenn Ceresoli who established the school in 1983. She is a certified Iyengar Yoga teacher who has taught yoga for over 20 years at the school and in many other institutions and organizations including secondary and tertiary schools, hospitals, prisons, sporting and corporate groups.

She has a background in performing arts and education and originally practiced a Japanese form of yoga as well as meditation before coming to the Iyengar method taught by senior Iyengar Yoga teachers Glenn and Margaret Ceresoli. She has been a student with them for 25 years. She has a keen interest in making yoga authentic by integrating yoga philosophy and practice with every day life.