Lee McDonald, Community Engagement Specialist
Lee McDonald is founder and co-owner of The Renaissance Group, LLC (TRG) located in Arlington, VA. As Chief Strategy Officer she oversees TRG’s marketing division as well as event management services. In 2010 she assisted in the branding and launch of Bikram Yoga Bethesda, MD. As the studio manager, she led day-to-day operations. In addition, she worked over 11 years as Director of Marketing for one of the largest African American bookstore chains in the country where she led, directed and executed over 600 events each year. This experience included organizing, planning and marketing several major events in the Washington, D.C. metro region. A lover of health and fitness, Lee is committed to practicing and living a healthy lifestyle. She was introduced to Bikram Yoga in 2009 and has maintained a consistent practice. She is enthusiastic about the partnership with Bikram Yoga Riverdale as the Marketing Specialist.
Favorite Pose: Eagle Pose Garurasana
“Coming from a place where flexibility is a challenge, seeing my body all twisted and turned from top to bottom gives me a sense of accomplishment (-: “