Maya White, MD, is the oldest child of Esther Gokhale. She has been exposed to informal posture training for much of her life. Her formal training in the Gokhale Method began in 2004. She earned a Biomechanical engineering degree at Stanford University in 2008. After serving as the head Gokhale Method teacher at the Palo Alto Center for a year, Maya studied medicine at Duke Medical School and epidemiology at Stanford. Maya is an avid athlete, and has played Ultimate frisbee and rugby at the national level. She is an internal medicine resident at Vanderbilt.