December 15, 2015
Board Election Results 2015

The SFZC Board of Directors wishes to thank the members of Zen Center for their participation in approving the slate of board candidates. Helen Degenhardt, Roger Hillyard, Dennis McNally and Piper Murakami will serve three-year terms beginning in January 2016 and completing at the end of December 2018. Congratulations to new and continuing board members for the 2016-2018 term.

Helen Degenhardt, Roger Hillyard, Dennis McNally, Piper Murakami.

Helen Degenhardt, Roger Hillyard, Dennis McNally, Piper Murakami.

 

Bruce Fortin

Bruce Fortin

The board also extends deep thanks to outgoing board member Bruce Fortin for his valuable service to Zen Center.

Joshua Sandeman
Arts & Culture, Features, Zen Practice

Medicine and the Dharma

Joshua Sandeman, a former SFZC resident, is a Nurse Practitioner based in Salem, Oregon. “Medicine puts me face-to-face with all manner of human suffering and it can be a challenge to take care of feelings of burnout, detachment, and despair."