James Baraz: Teacher
James Baraz has practiced Vipassana meditation since 1974 and taught since 1980. He is a founding teacher of Spirit Rock Meditation Center and creator of the ten-month Awakening Joy course. James coordinates the Community Dharma Leader program, the Kalyana Mitta Network, and is the teacher-advisor to the Spirit Rock Family and Teen program. In addition, he is on the International Advisory Board of the Buddhist Peace Fellowship.