Liz Powell has been practicing Vipassana meditation since 2004. She is a graduate of the Dharma Mentoring Training and Local Dharma Leader Training Programs with Gil Fronsdal and Andrea Fella at Insight Meditation Center, as well as having completed the Dedicated Practitioners and Advanced Practitioners Programs at Spirit Rock. For a number of years, she co-led programs at IMC for children, families and parents, and for adult students of the Eightfold Path Program, and Introduction to Meditation, as well as serving as IMC Board President. Liz enjoys retreat practice, and currently serves as Managing Director for the Insight Retreat Center. She emphasizes mindfulness in daily life in her work as a Marriage Family Therapist.