Ellen Marie Medin has her education at The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences (NIH) and The Norwegian Police University College. She worked 2,5 years as a police officer before she was hired at Hallingdal Folkehøgskule as a teacher in 2005. Ellen has 11 years experience as a teacher in sports and outdoor activities. She also has competence in climbing, yoga, skiing and snowboarding. On a daily basis Ellen is responsible for the yoga balance-line at the college in Hallingdal and organise longer trips and bigger projects that is driven by the school. Her focus is specialised towards cooperation and conflict handling. She lives in Hemsedal and has been a yoga teacher since 2015.