President & Chief Course Architect

The team at BOOTSTRAP is led by best-selling author and mind-body wellness educator Eric Walrabenstein who has over two decades 

experience helping thousands of clients to bolster both productivity and wellness through mind-body training programs.

An ordained Yogacharya (master of yoga) and expert communicator,
Eric specializes in the practical application of mind-body technologies from yoga, meditation, and mindfulness for artful, happy, and stress-free living in modern life. 

His background as a former U.S. Army infantry officer and corporate leader have made him uniquely qualified to tailor ancient mind-body wisdom to meet a wide range of wellness challenges. 

In addition to his work with our military members and veterans, Eric is the founder of Yoga Pura, one of Arizona's largest yoga and wellness centers and his work has been widely featured in the media including on ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, Success magazine, Yoga Journal, and beyond.

E folded blue.png
Yoga Pura Global Wellness

Yoga Pura Global Wellness was founded with the goal of repurposing the powerful techniques of yoga and mindfulness to increase well-being in all areas of modern life.


Located in Phoenix, Arizona, the company specializes in melding the ancient mind-body wisdom with the latest scientific findings in wellness with a particular emphasis on serving populations with urgent and difficult-to-solve issues. In addition to BOOTSTRAP, Yoga Pura provides advanced trainings for therapists, social workers, meditation and yoga teachers, and others.