Jennifer Lemas is an ordained Buddhist Minister. She has been practicing Vipassana meditation since 1997, with Gil Fronsdal as her guiding teacher. She is a graduate of the Sati Center Buddhist Chaplaincy Program, Upaya’s Buddhist Chaplaincy Program and Spirit Rock's Dedicated Practitioner Program (DPP). She completed her clinical pastoral education (CPE) at Sequoia Hospital and has served as a chaplain at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center and Mills Peninsula Medical Center. Jennifer also leads the Buddhism and Recovery group at IMC.