About Kellie

Kellie Shannon Elliott


Kellie found and fell in love with the 5Rhythms® in 1998, and has been a committed student and dancefloor catalyst ever since. She embarked upon the teaching path in 2008, and completed her Teacher Training (Waves®) with Gabrielle Roth in 2011. She then immersed herself in 2 years' study of all the 5Rhythms maps, and completed the Heartbeat® training in 2015.

As well as being a certified 5Rhythms® teacher, Kellie is a lifelong student, adventurer, seeker, and community builder. She has worked as a wilderness outfitter, a surgical nurse, an in-home caregiver, and for a variety of non-profit organizations. Kellie teaches in the Pacific Northwest, where she makes her home with her husband and their four sons.