1989 Started the study of meditation when my father handed be a stack of books on various forms of philosophy and meditation.
1998 – 2001 Studied the Cheng Man-ch’ing Yang Style Tai Chi from Terry Lee who was the senior Disciple of Ben Lo (a top disciple of Professor Cheng Man-ch’ing).
2001 – 2004 Graduate of Jung Tao School of Classical Chinese Medicine with a Master’s in Acupuncture. For 4 years I studied Cheng Man-ch’ing Yang Style tai chi with Dr. Sean Marshall. After 4 years of training I received verbal permission to teach the form by Dr.Sean Marshall.
2002 – 2009 Direct student of Master Fu Wei Zhong. Master Fu is the 13th lineage holder of the Emei Linji Chan lineage. He is well known throughout China for being a very high level qigong master and eminent acupuncturist and herbalist. Master Fu’s education started at the age of three by his uncle who was the physician to the Emperor.
2002 Completed Level 1 training
2002 Trained in the Emei 18 Step Taji Form.
2003 I was called to teach sections and assist Master Fu in teaching other sections of level 1 seminar attended by 60 people in Greensboro, N C.
2003 I assisted Master Fu in teaching a Emei tai chi Seminar in Boston, MA
2003 I received direct verbal permission to teach Emei Level 1 Qi gong.
2004 I received direct verbal permission to teach the Emei 18 step tai chi form.
2004 Completed level 2 training.
2005 Completed level 3 training.
2004 – 2005 I taught Emei qigong at Wellspring Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center in Boone, NC.
2005 – 2009 Studied the works of Eknath Easwaren, daily practice in the methods Eknath Easwaren teaches.
2006 – 2009 Student of Master/Doctor Yong Zhou. Master Zhou teaches qigong and meditation. Master Zhou is a recognized Master of 3 qigong lineages including the Emei Linji Chan qigong lineage.
2007 – 2012 Accepted as a student of Professor Ping Zhen Cheng. Ping is a highly regarded Professor of Buddhism and Chinese Medicine. Ping is also an extremely accomplished teacher of meditation, qigong and tai chi. Fine tune my skills in the area s of qigong, tai chi, meditation.
2010 – Present I currently teach at my clinic Acupuncture Pain and Stress Center. I have taught classes in qigong, tai chi and meditation.
2011 – Present Training and various seminars with Bon Buddhist Master, Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche