Dawn Neal has accumulated over two years of practice in silent meditation retreats since 2005. She holds an MA from the Institute of Buddhist Studies, and two certificates from the Harvard Negotiation Project. She has completed 15 months of professional ministry/ chaplaincy training (CPE). She has been an IMC community member since 2009, and is currently earning certification as a Mindfulness Facilitator at UCLA’s MARC program. Dawn serves as a chaplain, facilitator, integral coach, and scholar. She teaches and facilitates for Buddhist, secular, and multifaith groups.