Born and raised in Amman, Jordan to a Palestinian refugee family from Beit Jala, Eilda moved to Palestine in 1999. She pursued her BA degree in Business Administration and Marketing from Bethlehem University. Eilda worked in the business and non-profit sectors for 10 years before she certified as a 200-hour Yoga Teacher in Power Yoga with the Olive Tree Yoga Foundation in 2013. She is a Yoga Alliance Affiliate, a 95-hour certified Kids Yoga teacher with the Baptiste Institute and completed her Level One and Two Baptiste Trainings in 2016 and 2018. Eilda first met David Sye and Yogabeats in 2012. She Co-Founded Beit Ashams for Self Development in Beit Jala; a community center and the first specialized yoga studio in Palestine in 2015.
Eilda is a mother of 2 boys, Jude & Jilan. She aspires to take people on a journey of Self Discovery through Yoga to see their new way of being in making the change in this Holy Land.