Marshawn Devon Feltus, a Chicago west-side native, is an experienced nontraditional practitioner. While incarcerated and in the thick of a necessity, his personal studies helped him develop a personal mantra and philosophy. In 2013, Marshawn completed entrepreneur training and business development. He went on to become a certified yoga instructor and opened the first yoga studio in Chicago’s Austin community (A.C.T. Yoga).
Marshawn has gained recognition through various media,
community members, and organizations for his work in the Chicago community and Cook County Jail. Marshawn is an active member with national and local organizations. Certified crisis prevention intervention and conflict resolution, Red Cross CPR certified, youth mentor, trained
in mindfulness meditation, and a certified public health peer educator. As the founder and owner of A.C.T. Yoga, Marshawn is on a mission to fulfill his life’s assignment Awareness, Change, and Triumph.