About The Teacher
Maureen is a graduate of the Community Dharma Leader (CDL4) program from Spirit Rock Meditation Center. She is also a lay Buddhist minister (Acharya) ordained via the Dharmacharya Program taught by Venerable Pannavati and Venerable Pannadipa, co-abbots at Embracing Simplicity Hermitage in Hendersonville, NC.
She has taught MBSR at Missouri University of Science and Technology as part of the University’s wellness program 2010-2017 and taught MBSR for the Center for Integrative Medicine in Springfield, MO in 2006 and 2008 and traveled with Venerable Pannavati to India three times in service to the Dalit (untouchables) communities Venerable visits on those Bearing Witness Retreat trips.
Maureen has also served as “Dharma Troubadour” providing musical support for meditation retreats lead by the Venerable Pannavati since 2012 and is honored to be co-teaching with Venerable Pannavati on this retreat.Source: southerndharma.secure.retreat.guru