Liz Nurse

ST. THOMAS — Switching from the world of finance to the world of meditation and yoga, Liz Nurse certainly isn’t afraid of making drastic changes in her life. With the new Breathe yoga studio in the building next to Barefoot Buddha in Havensight, St. Thomas, Nurse is bringing the mindful practice of yoga to children through schools and yoga sailing camps.

Nurse is originally from the Boston area, but her mother grew up in the Caribbean, so she has always felt a connection to island life. She came to St. Thomas to work in finance, but after taking just a handful of yoga classes, she enrolled in a yoga teacher training course in…