Kimberly Poppe has studied and practised Tibetan Buddhism since 1997 under the guidance of Sogyal Rinpoche and other renowned Buddhist teachers. She attended a Three Year Retreat at Lerab Ling in France and is currently Sogyal Rinpoche's main teaching assistant. Kimberly is one of Rigpa’s senior instructors and is especially known as a teacher of meditation. Those who have received her instruction describe her as an exceptionally clear, empathetic and experiential teacher. She leads meditation retreats around the world and also takes part every year in a gathering of top business leaders in Australia who explore the role of meditation and compassion in their professional lives. Kimberly is also a photographer and enjoys practicing contemplative photography.