John is a senior KMC Philadelphia teacher and practitioner. Having been a student of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for over 21 years, he is well-qualified to pass along modern Buddhism. He teaches Foundation Program, General Program classes, and day courses. In his professional life he works as a sound engineer and webmaster.
Eve is a senior student at KMC Philadelphia. Having been a student of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for over 21 years, she teaches General Program classes and designs publicity for the center. A professional cellist by trade, she is very skilled in presenting Buddha’s teachings.
Julie has studied and taught Kadampa Buddhism for many years. She has also engaged in extensive meditation retreat and is well-qualified to introduce others into Buddha’s teachings and meditation practices. An executive assistant at an international consulting firm by profession, Julie shows a clear example of how to be a modern, lay Buddhist practitioner in a busy city and presents Buddha’s teachings in an eloquent and inspiring manner.
Anup is a senior student at the center and teaches General Program classes.
Jen is the Education Program Coordinator here at KMC Philadelphia and teaches General Program classes. Her background is in neuroscience and education, and she works in program management. She enjoys community building and spiritual life in the city.
Sarah is the Administrative Director at KMC Philadelphia. She is a senior student and teaches General Program classes. Through her joyful and engaging manner, she shares Buddha’s teachings in a kind-hearted and warm way. She was trained as a scientist and works as a strategy consultant.
Ana is a senior student at KMC Philadelphia. Her background is in Social Work and Mental Health. Ana brings a warmth of heart and a cheer of spirit to all that she does.
Meg is a senior student at KMC Philadelphia and teaches general program classes.
Rob is a student in the Teacher Training Program at Kadampa Meditation Center Philadelphia. He has been employed as a social worker for ten years working with various populations within community mental health services in Philadelphia. Both insightful and powerful, Rob is an inspiring meditation teacher.