Our Family

The Hendricks Family

Mary Hendricks

Mary retired in 2003 from hospital management at a major trauma center hospital in the Texas Medical Center. Her graduate and undergraduate degrees are in nutrition. She completed her 200 hour yoga teacher training certification at the Yoga Therapy College in 2003. She is a Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance at the 200-hour level. Mary teaches three yoga classes a week.


Denise Hendricks Jackson lives in the Dallas suburb of Rockwall. Her husband Heath is a police officer in Mesquite, TX. She is currently staying at home with Aiden and Ashley. The Jackson Family has one cat: Buddy. Denise visits Kripalu regularly and actively practices hot yoga at Sunstone Yoga.




David Hendricks



David Hendricks lives in Houston and works for the FBI as a part of its Computer Analysis and Response Team. He is a avid athlete and enjoys marathons, triathlons and adventure races.


Stain Sylvester

While David was on an assignment at FBI headquarters in Washington, DC., his cats, Stain (left) and Sylvester (right) stayed with us. We enjoyed them so much, we began sharing custody with David. Their presence so brightened our home that in time they became our cats.