MEMBERS OF AZTA

This is a list of active members of AZTA and where they teach.
Please be aware that not every authorized Zen teacher is a member of AZTA.

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Last Name First Name Center City State Country Lineage Zen Order
Abels Jiryu Janet Still Mind Zendo New York NY USA Soto Zen White Plum Asanga
Abels Gregory Hosho Still Mind Zendo New York NY USA Soto Zen White Plum Asanga
Althouse Robert Joshin Zen Life & Meditation Center of Chicago Oak Park IL USA Soto Zen White Plum
Andersen Susan Myoyu Great Plains Zen Center Barrington IL USA Soto Zen
Anderson Tenshin Reb San Francisco Zen Center Tassajara Zen Mountain Center Carmel Valley CA USA Soto Zen
Arnold Shugen Geoffrey Zen Mountain Monastery Mt. Tremper NY USA Soto Zen Mountains and Rivers Order
Atkinson Carolyn Everyday Dharma Zen Center Santa Cruz CA USA Soto Zen
Bailes John Kotatsu Roko One Heart Zen Somerville MA USA Soto Zen
Baker Ryuun Joriki Blue Mountain Zendo, Koryu-Ji Andreas PA USA Rinzai Zen Soen linieage
Bartok Josh Boundless Way Temple - Worcester Zen Center Worcester MA USA Kennet & Aitken
Bartok Josh Greater Boston Zen Center Cambridge MA USA Kennet & Aitken
Bassis Kinrei Berkeley Buddhist Priory Albany CA USA Soto Zen Order of Buddhist Contemplatives
Bayda Ezra Zen Center of San Diego San Diego CA USA Soto Zen Ordinary Mind Zen School
Bays Chozen Great Vow Zen Monastery Clatskanie OR USA Soto Zen
Bays Hogen Great Vow Zen Monastery Clatskanie OR USA Soto Zen
Bays Chozen Zen Community of Oregon Clatskanie OR USA Soto Zen
Bays Hogen Zen Community of Oregon Clatskanie OR USA Soto Zen
Bennage P. Dai-En Mt. Equity Zendo, Jiho-Ji Pennsdale PA USA Soto Zen
Birx Charles New River Zen Community Blacksburg VA United States Soto Zen White Plum
Birx Ellen Jikai New River Zen Community Blacksburg VA United States Soto Zen
Bishop Mitra Mountain Gate Ojo Sarco NM USA Kapleau line
Bishop Mitra Hidden Valley Zen Center San Marcos CA USA Kapleau line
Blacker Melissa Myozen Boundless Way Zen Worcester MA USA Soto Zen
Blackman Bruce Seiryu Zen Community of BaltimoreClare Sangha Reisterstown MD USA Soto Zen White Plum Sangha
Bland Tony Starkville Zen Dojo Starkville MS USA Soto Zen
Bobrow Joseph Deep Streams Zendo San Francisco CA USA Diamond Sangha
Boissevain Angie Floating Zendo Los Gatos CA USA Soto Zen
Boyd Merle Kodo Lincroft Zen Sangha Lincroft NJ USA Soto Zen White Plum Asangha
Briggs Barry Cochise Zen Center Bisbee AZ USA Kwan Um School of Zen Kwan Um School of Zen
Briggs Barry Cochise Zen Center Bisbee AZ USA Kwan Um School of Zen
Brown Edward Peaceful Sea Sangha Fairfax CA USA Soto Zen
Burkett Zentetsu Tim Minnesota Zen Meditation Center Minneapolis MN USA Soto Zen
Burnett Nomon Tim Red Cedar Zen Community Bellingham WA USA Soto Zen
Bush Ryushin Fugan Eugene Santa Cruz Zen CenterWarm Jewel Temple Santa Cruz CA USA Soto Zen
Cain Christopher Puget Sound Zen Center Vashon WA USA Rinzai Zen
Campbell Chodo New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care New York NY USA Soto Zen
Carlson Gyokuko Dharma Rain Zen Center Portland OR USA Soto Zen
Chayat Shinge Roko Zen Center of Syracuse Syracuse NY USA Rinzai Zen
Chayat Shinge Roko Dai Bosatsu Zendo Kongo-Ji Livingston Manor NY USA Rinzai Zen
Chayat Shinge Roko New York Zendo Shobo-Ji New York NY USA Rinzai Zen
Child Simon Western Chan Fellowship London n/a UK Linji-Caodong Dharma Drum
Christensen Anna Ordinary Mind Zendo NY NY USA Soto Zen Ordinary Mind Zen School
Christofferson Taido Richard Kanzeon Zen Center Salt Lake City UT USA Soto Zen
Cicetti Raymond Empty Bowl Zendo Morristown NJ USA Soto Zen White Plum
Clay Jyoshin Dharma Rain Zen Center Portland OR USA Soto Zen Dharma Cloud Lineage
Cooper Seiso Two Rivers Zen Community Narrowsburg NY USA Soto Zen
Cooper Seiso Realizational Practice Studies New York NY US Soto Zen
Cortes Helen Maria Kannon Zen Center Dallas TX USA Harada-Yasutani Harada-Yasutani
Cortes Helen Tulsa Zen Sangha Tulsa OK USA Harada-Yasutani Harada-Yasutani
Cutts Jiko Linda Ruth San Francisco Zen Center Green Gulch Farm Muir Beach CA USA Soto Zen Shunryu Suzuki Lineage
Cutts Jiko Linda Ruth San Francisco Zen Center Tassajara Zen Mountain Center Carmel Valley CA USA Soto Zen Shunryu Suzuki Lineage
Dawn Domyo Bright Way Zen Portland OR USA Dharma Cloud lineage
Dawson Geoff Ordinary Mind Zen School Sydney North Sydney ? Australia Soto Zen Ordinary Mind
Dickenson Jeanne Wild River Zen Circle Nevada City CA USA Soto Zen
Dobisz Bon Yeon Jane Cambridge Zen Center Cambridge MA USA Korean Chogye Kwanum Zen School
Duffy Jack Seattle Practice Center Seattle WA USA Diamond Sangha
Dung Tran Minh Maple Village LS Brossard PQ Canada Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
Dungay Jody Dharma Rain Zen Center Portland OR USA Soto Zen
Eiger Randall Village Zendo New York NY USA Soto Zen White Plum
Emerson Dōjin Sarah Stone Creek Zen Center Sebastopol CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki lineage
Fain Zenshin Greg San Francisco Zen Center Tassajara Zen Mountain Center Carmel Valley CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki-Roshi
Feng Anita Blue Heron Zen Community Seattle WA USA Korean Zen Golden Wind
Field Gendo Allyn Upper Valley Zen Center White River Junction VT USA Rinzai Zen Joshu Sasaki
Fieleke Michael Morning Star Zen Sangha Newton MA USA Soto Zen Boundless Way Zen
Fischer Zoketsu Norman Everyday Zen Foundation Muir Beach CA USA Soto Zen
Fitzgerald Diane Shoshin Zen DownEast Pembroke ME USA Soto Zen
Fletcher Charles Tenshin Yokoji Zen Mountain Center Mountain Center CA USA Soto Zen
Ford James Empty Moon Zen Network Long Beach CA USA Soto Zen/ Harada Yasutani
Forsberg Ian Hokoji Arroyo Seco NM USA Soto Zen
Forstman Valerie Maria Kannon Zen Center Dallas TX USA Sanbo Kyodan Sanbo Kyodan
Foster Nelson Ring of Bone Zendo North San Juan CA USA Diamond Sangha Diamond Sangha
Foster Nelson East Rock Sangha New England Area New England Area USA Diamond Sangha Diamond Sangha
Franz Koun Zen Nova Scotia Halifax NS Canada Soto Zen
Gage John Jiyu Vista Zen Center Vista CA USA Soto Zen White Plum
Gak Dae Furnace Mountain Zen Retreat Center Clay City KY USA Korean Chogye
Galijan Shinchi Linda San Francisco Zen Center Tassajara Zen Mountain Center Carmel Valley CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki lineage
Girolami Keimyo Doshin Dario Centro Zen L’Arco Rome ? Italy Soto Zen Suzuki-Roshi
Godfrey Eshin John Zen Centre of Vancouver Vancouver BC Canada LinChi Rinzai-ji of Myoshin-ji
Godwin Gaelyn Setsuan Houston Zen Center Houston TX USA Soto Zen
Graef Sunyana Vermont Zen Center Shelburne VT USA Kapleau line
Graef Sunyana Zenshu-Ji Soto Temple Los Angeles CA USA Kapleau line
Guzy Patricia Shingetsu The Valley Sangha Woodland Hills CA USA Soto Zen White Plum Sangha
Habito Ruben Maria Kannon Zen Center Dallas TX USA Sambo Kyodan
Halifax Joan Upaya Zen Center Santa Fe NM USA Soto Zen
Haller Ryushin Paul Great Plains Zen Center Barrington IL USA Soto Zen
Haller Ryushin Paul San Francisco Zen Center - Beginner's Mind Temple (City Center) San Francisco CA USA Soto Zen
Hamilton Elizabeth Yuin Zen Center of San Diego San Diego CA USA Soto Zen Ordinary Mind Zen School
Hartland Kate Bright Sea Zen Sangha North Weymouth MA USA Soto Zen, Korean Linji
Havens Isshin Jisui Zendo - Soto Zen Buddhist Sangha Waters of Compassion (Sanga Águas da Compaixão) Porto Alegre RS Brazil Soto Zen Baika
Hawley Kipp Ryodo Westchester Zen Circle Westchester CA USA Soto Zen White Plum Asangha
Hedgpeth Nancy Providence Zen Center Cumberland RI USA Korean Chogye Kwanum Zen School
Henderson Taigen Toronto Zen Centre Toronto Ontario Canada Kapleau line
Henkel Kokyo Santa Cruz Zen CenterWarm Jewel Temple Santa Cruz CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki-roshi lineage
Henry Danan Zen Center of Denver Denver CO USA Kapleau line
Hoeberichts Joan Heart Circle Sangha Ridgewood NJ USA Soto Zen
Hondorp Eishun Anraku Two Streams Zen Northhampton Center MA USA Soto Zen White Plum Lineage
Howard Gregg Ordinary Mind Zen Brisbane Brisbane Queensland Australia Soto Zen Ordinary Mind School
Jaeckel Dokuro Charles River Zen (Dharma Cloud Hermitage) Watertown MA USA Rinzai Zen Zen Studies Society, Rinzai-ji
Johnson Rudnick Wendy Zen Center of Denver Denver CO USA Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
Jones Meiko Portland Buddhist Priory Portland OR USA Soto Zen Order of Buddhist Contemplatives
Kaplan Jill Kakushin Zen Heart Sangha Woodside CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki lineage
Karnegis Hoko Sanshin Zen Community Bloomington IN USA Soto Zen Sotoshu
Kaye Les Kannon Do Zen Meditation Center Mountain View CA USA Soto Zen
Keegan Myozan Dennis Empty Hand Zen Center New Rochelle NY USA Soto Zen
Keegan Myozan Dennis Moon Water Sangha Montclair NJ USA Soto Zen
Kempe Karin Zen Center of Denver Denver CO USA Soto Zen White Plum Asangha
Kennedy Robert Morning Star Zendo Jersey City NJ USA Soto Zen
Kennedy Robert White Plains Zen White Plains NY USA Soto Zen
Kessel Ken Cambridge Zen Center Cambridge MA USA Korean Chogye Kwan Um School of Zen
Kessel Ken New Haven Zen Center New Haven CT USA Korean Chogye Kwan Um School of Zen
Kiera Eileen Mountain Lamp Community Deming WA USA Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
Kieran Michael Palolo Zen Center Honolulu HI USA Harada-Yasutani Diamond Sangha
Kinst Daijaku Judith Ocean Gate Zen Center Santa Cruze CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki-roshi lineage
Kitzes Bon Soeng Jeffrey Empty Gate Zen Center Berkeley CA USA Korean Chogye Kwanum Zen School
Kjolhede Bodhin Rochester Zen Center Rochester NY USA Kapleau line
Kjolhede Sunya Wind Horse Zen Center Alexander NC USA Kapleau line
Kotler Arnold Dharma Friends Paia HI USA Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
Krahl Etsudo Patty Ashland Zen Center Ashland OR USA Soto Zen Suzuki Roshi lineage
Kwang Dae Providence Zen Center Cumberland RI USA Korean Chogye Kwanum Zen School
Kwong Jakusho Sonoma Mountain Zen Center, Genjo-ji Santa Rosa CA USA Soto Zen
Larson Kristen No Sangha (North Olympic Sangha) Port Angeles WA USA Diamond Sangha
Lawlor Jack Lakeside Buddha Sangha Evanston IL USA Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
Leighton Taigen Dan Mountain Source Sangha (S.R.) San Rafael CA USA Soto Zen
Leighton Taigen Dan Mountain Source Sangha (S.F.) San Francisco CA USA Soto Zen
Leighton Taigen Dan Mountain Source Sangha (Bo) Bolinas CA USA Soto Zen
Leighton Taigen Dan Ancient Dragon Zen Gate Chicago IL USA Soto Zen
Lewis Zenrin Jacksonville Zen Sangha Jacksonville FL USA Rinzai Zen
Leyshon Jean Hokoji Zendo Arroyo Seco NM USA Soto Zen
Li Rebecca Dharma Drum Retreat Center Pine Bush NY USA Linji-Caodong Chan Master Sheng Yen Dharma Drum
Little Jintei Harold Ashland Zen Center Ashland OR USA Soto Zen Suzuki-roshi lineage
Lombardo Hae Kwan Stanley Kansas Zen Center Lawrence KS USA Korean Zen Kwan Um School
Low Albert Montréal Zen Center Montréal Québec Canada Kapleau line
Lowe-Charde Kakumyo Dharma Rain Zen Center Portland OR USA Soto Zen Dharma Cloud; Meiho-Manzan lineage
Lundquist Haju Zen Buddhist Temple Ann Arbor MI USA Korean Chogye
Magid Barry The Ordinary Mind Zendo New York NY USA Soto Zen Ordinary Mind Zen School
Malagodi Daishin Alfreedo Centro di Meditazione Hui Neng Rome ITALY ITALY Rinzai Zen
Mammoser Seiju Bob Albuquerque Zen Center Albuquerque NM USA Rinzai Zen
Mansfield-Howlett Rachel CityZen Santa Rosa CA USA Rinzai
Manuel Earthlyn Soto Zen
Marcel Leonard Kansho Seven Thunders Sangha Lake Oswego OR USA Dimond Sangha Diamond Sangha
Marinello Genjo Dai Bai Zan Cho Bo Zen Ji Seattle WA USA Rinzai Zen
Martin Sojun Diane Udumbara Zen Center Evanston IL USA Soto Zen
Martin Debra Empty Field Zendo Blachly OR USA Soto Zen
Martin Rafe Endless Path Zendo Rochester NY USA Kapleau
Mayers Greg Mercy Center Burlingame CA USA Sanbo Kyodan
McMullen Ejo Buddha Eye Temple Eugene OR USA Soto Zen
Merrill Misha Shungen Zen Heart Sangha Woodside CA USA Soto Zen
Mocine Mary Vallejo Zen Center Vallejo CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki-roshi lineage
Mocine Mary Contra Costa Zen Group Pleasant Hill CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki-roshi lineage
Moncayo Imo Denkei Raul Berkeley Zen Center Berkeley CA USA Soto Zen
Moore Robert Golden Wind Zen Center Long Beach CA USA Korean Chogye Kwanum Zen School
Moore Meido Korinji Rinzai Zen Monastery Reedsburg Wisconsin United States Rinzai Zen Lineage: Omori Sogen Roshi
Moore Meido Daiyuzenji Rinzai Zen Temple Chicago IL USA Rinzai Zen Lineage: Omori Sogen Roshi
Morgareidge Kenneth R. Zen Center of Denver Denver CO USA Diamond Sangha
Munnich Teijo Daishinji - Zen Center of Asheville Asheville NC USA Soto Zen
Munnich Teijo Great Tree Zen Women's Temple Alexander NC USA Soto Zen
Munnich Teijo Knoxville Interfaith Meditation Group Knoxville TN USA Soto Zen
Munnich Teijo Charlotte Zen Meditation Society Charlotte NC USA Soto Zen
Nail Lee Ann Kanren-An Salem Zen Center Salem OR USA Harada Yasutani Sanbo Kyodan
Nakao Wendy Egyoku Zen Center of Los Angeles Los Angeles CA USA Soto Zen Lineage(s) ZEN; WHITE PLUM SANGHA; ZEN PEACEMAKERS
Nguyen Anh Huong Mindfulness Community of WDC Oakton VA USA Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
Nguyen Thu Mindfulness Community of WDC Oakton VA USA Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
O'Hara Pat Enkyo Village Zendo New York NY USA Soto Zen
Paley Ellison Koshin New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care New York NY USA Soto Zen White Plum & Zen Peacemakers
Pastor Thomas Zen Center of Las Vegas Las Vegas NV USA Korean Zen Kwan Um School of Zen
Pechovnik Rinzan No-Rank Zendo Portland OR USA Rinzai Zen
Phelan Taitaku Josho Pat Chapel Hill Zen Center Chapel Hill NC USA Soto Zen
Philips Douglas Empty Sky Sangha West Cornwall CT USA Soto Zen
Pineda Nenates Toronto Zendo of the Sanbo Kyodan Toronto OT Canada Sanbo Kyodan
Ponce-Barger Inryu Bobbi All Beings Zen Sangha Washington DC USA Soto Shunryu Suzuki Roshi
Port Dosho Nebraska Zen Center Omaha NE United States Soto/Harada-Yasutani Katagiri-Ford Lineage
Postal Susan Ji-on Empty Hand Zen Center New Rochelle NY USA Soto Zen Suzuki-roshi lineage
Pratt Myosho Baika Andrea Mount Diablo Zen Group Pleasant Hill CA USA Soto Zen
Priest Taihaku Gretchen Shao Shan Temple East Calais VT USA Soto Zen
Ragir Byakuren Judith Clouds in Water Zen Center St Paul MN USA Soto Zen Katagiri-roshi lineage
Rainwater Sylvan Dharma Rain Zen Center Portland OR USA Soto Zen Dharma Cloud
Ranger Christiane Bodhi Manda Zen Center Jemez Springs NM USA Rinzai Zen Rinzai-Ji
Rapaport Al Fusho Open Mind Zen Meditation Center Melbourne FL USA Soto Zen White Plum
Redding Zuiko Cedar Rapids Zen Center - Jikyouj Cedar Rapids IA USA Soto Zen
Reed Caitriona Manzanita Village Warner Springs CA USA Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
Rieck Joan Three Treasures Sangha of the Sandias Bernalillo NM USA Sanbo Kyodan
Rizzetto Diane Bay Zen Center Oakland CA USA Soto Zen White Plum Asanga
Roberts Kyoki Zen Center of Pittsburgh Sewickley PA USA Soto Zen
Roberts Shinshu Ocean Gate Zen Center Santa Cruze CA USA Soto Zen Shunryu Suzuki-roshi lineage
Roitman Judy Kansas Zen Center Lawrence KS USA Korean Zen Kwan Um School of Zen
Ruff Tenku Beacon Zen Beacon NY USA Soto Zen Harada / Ban
Rummé Daigaku Confluence Zen Center STL Maplewood MO USA Soto Zen
Rynick David Dayan Dawn Redwood Zen Community Portland ME USA Korean Rinzai Single Flower Lineage
Salzberg Jogen Great Vow Zen Monastery Clatskanie OR USA Soto Zen
Saunders Anne Seisen Sweet Water Zen Center National City CA USA Soto Zen
Schireson Grace Empty Nest Zendo North Fork CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki-roshi lineage
Schneider Peter Beginner's Mind Zen Center Northridge CA USA Soto Zen Shunryu Suzuki lineage
Schneider Jane Beginner's Mind Zen Center Northridge CA USA Soto Zen
Schomberg Koshin North Cascades Buddhist Priory McKenna WA USA Soto Zen Order of Buddhist Contemplatives
Seidenberg Kenzan Shao Shan Temple East Calais VT USA Soto Zen
Senauke Alan Berkeley Zen Center Berkeley CA USA Soto Zen
Sheehan Peggy Zen Center of Denver Denver CO USA Diamond Sangha
Shonkwiler Cornelia Junfu Middle Way Zen | San Jose Zendo San Jose CA USA Soto Zen
Shrobe Wu Kwang Richard Chogye International Zen Center New York NY USA Korean Chogye Kwan Um Zen School
Shumnan Jane Genshin Twining Vines Sangha Old Greenwich CT USA Soto Zen
Shunkman Henry Mountain Cloud Zen Center Santa Fe NM USA Sambo Kyodan
Silberberg Daniel Doen Lost Coin Zen Groups San Francisco CA USA Soto Zen Maezumi Roshi
Smith Elihu Genmyo Prairie Zen Center Champaign IL USA Soto Zen White Plum Asanga/Ordinary Mind
Smith Teishin Layla Montana Zen Meditation Center Helena MT USA Soto Zen
Smith Teishin Layla Mountain Root Sangha Corte Madera CA USA Soto Zen
Snyder-Oneal Joen Compassionate Ocean Dharma Center Minneapolis MN USA Soto Zen
Sommer Choan (Denko) Egmund T. Havredal Zendo - ChoAn 7470 Karup J. Denmark Denmark Rinzai Zen
Spencer Richard Soto Zen
Stewart Gentei Sandy North Carolina Zen Center Pittsboro NC USA Rinzai Zen
Sweger Teshin Matthew North Carolina Zen Center Pittsboro NC USA Harada-Yasutani / Soto
Syverson Margaret Bushin Koan Appamada Auston TX USA Soto Zen Suzuki-Roshi
Tarrant John Pacific Zen Institute Santa Rosa CA USA Pacific Zen School Pacific Zen Institute
Terragno Daniel Rocks and Clouds Zendo Sebastapol CA USA Diamond Sangha
Terris Abby Corvallis Zen Circle, Sangha Jewel Temple Corvallis OR USA Soto Zen White Plum Asangha
Thach Andrea Red Cedar Zen Community Bellingham WA USA Soto Zen Shunryu Suzuki/Sojun Weitsman
Thomas Do-On Robert San Francisco Zen Center - Beginner's Mind Temple (City Center) San Francisco CA USA Soto Zen Suzuki Roshi
Tisdale Sallie Jiko Dharma Rain Zen Center Portland OR USA Soto Zen
Treace Bonnie Myotai Gristmill Hermitage, Hermitage Heart Garrison NY USA Soto Zen Mountains and Rivers Order
Trussell Larry Great Vow Zen Monastery Clatskanie OR USA Soto Zen
Trussell Larry Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple Portland OR USA Soto Zen
Tu'-Lu'c Thich Hayward Buddhist Center Hayward CA USA Vietnamese Order of Interbeing
Vardi Eran Eiryu-ji Zen Center Wyckoff NJ USA Soto Zen White Plum Asangha
Warner Jisho Stone Creek Zen Center Sebastopol CA USA Soto Zen
Weik Jay Ryudo Rinsen Great Heartland Sangha Holland OH USA Soto Zen Great Heartland Sangha
Weinstein David Oakland Zendo of the Pacific Zen Institute Oakland CA USA Pacific Zen School
Weitsman Sojun Mel Berkeley Zen Center Berkeley CA USA Soto Zen
Whilden Kathy Monterey Bay Zen Center Monterey CA USA Soto Zen
Wick Gerry Shishin Great Mt. Zen Center Lafayette CO USA Soto Zen
Winecoff Shoken Ryumonji Zen Monastery Decorah IA USA Soto Zen
Wrightson Amala Auckland Zen Center Auckland NZ New Zealand Kapleau line Integral Zen
Zimmerman Michael Mugaku The Boulder Mountain Zendo Salt Lake City UT USA Soto Zen
Zolnas Al Zen Center of San Diego San Diego CA USA Soto Zen White Plum Asanga