👋 I am Demi Michalopoulos
Dimokratia is a Chicago native and grew up in a big Greek family on the southwest side. In 2018 Demi received her 200 RYT certification and in 2020 she received her 50 Hour Yoga Burn certification. Currently she is in a 500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training with Buddha’s Mat. She currently teaches Vinyasa yoga, Hot Yoga, Kids Yoga with Buddha Belly, Burn style classes, and she loves to continue learning different yoga formats and styles. Other than teaching yoga, Demi also works as a professional singer with several bands around Chicago, including her own acoustic trio For the People. Demi uses her musical background to create fun and soulful playlists, as well as sing and chant in her classes. Demi is also the Artistic Director with Imagination Theater, an educational theater company that teaches students of all ages about social issues like empathy, respect, bullying, and mental health awareness. She is an avid yoga practitioner and continues to take many styles and formats of yoga weekly to strengthen her practice. Demi tries to implement her yoga on and off of her mat and has found it to be very helpful in everything she does!