Influences and Teachers

My gratitude to the many teachers that have guided my feet on the meditation path and informed my education. Click the names for more information.  I deeply honor the tradition from which secular meditation comes from.


His Holiness the Dalai Lama


Sarah McLean, founder of the McLean Meditation Institue and the SEED Meditation Method


Noah Levine and Dharma Punx


The Theravaden monks of the Pacific Hermitage


Portland Friends of the Dhamma


Ajahn Chah and the Thai Forest Lineage


Pema Chödrön


Thich Nhat Hanh


Geshe Kelsang Gyatso


Anam Thubten


Jack Kornfield


Tsultrim Allione