Deb Rubin, MA, CMT, RYT is an internationally acclaimed teacher and performer of Tribal Fusion Bellydance. Emerging from the vibrant and legendary San Francisco Bay Area music and dance scene, she got her roots seeded in 15 years of Bay Area training from some of the pioneers of the genre, at a pivotal time in the expansion of tribal fusion. She is currently based in Oregon, and tours globally, performing and teaching workshops and retreats around the world. She is coined “the Queen of Slink” for her captivating sinewy performance style, and was named”the best kept secret in tribal” by Fuse Magazine in 2011. She is the founder of SattyaBody women’s health, and SF Mecca Immersion retreat into the heart and soul of San Francisco Tribal, and is the creatrix of internationally established Project Merkaba performance troupe. Deb gracefully weaves over a decade of professional experiences as holistic health counselor, bodyworker, and yoga therapist in her teaching and approach to the dance. Deb is honored to have recently co-taught, danced and collaborated with Shiva Rea, bridging yoga with tribal fusion. She is currently working on DVDs of her material, and is honored to return to Sonic Bloom again this year.