Liz Powell has been practicing Vipassana meditation since 2004. She is a graduate of the Dharma Mentoring Training Program and currently in Local Dharma Leader Training with Gil Fronsdal and Andrea Fella at IMC, as well as having completed the Dedicated Practitioners and Advanced Practitioners Programs at Spirit Rock. In IMC’s Youth and Family Program, she co-led programs for K-2 graders, 3-5th graders, an annual Family Retreat, and a Mindful Parents series for a number of years. She emphasizes mindfulness in daily life in her work as a Marriage Family Therapist, and enjoys retreat practice as well. She has served as IMC board president and program director.