I have been meditating seriously since 1995 to 2005 with the Gnostic Meditation Group.
I began meditation with Kdampa Buddhist Group in 2002-2005.
I became a certified kundalini yoga and meditation teacher in 2006.
I am a retired drug treatment specialist with the Federal Bureau of Prisons and taught meditation in the prison from 1995 to 2006 and kundalini yoga and meditation from 2006 to 2014. I was the liasion from the community to the prison to bring in numerous programs and guests.