Devin began his practice with Thich Nhat Hanh’s Plum Village sangha and has been practicing Insight meditation since 1999. He teaches at Insight Meditation Society (IMS), where he was trained as a residential retreat teacher. Devin has a love of long retreat practice as well as daily life practices that point to the liberative teachings of the Buddha.
Devin co-founded both the teen and men of color sangha at the East Bay Meditation center in Oakland, CA. He co-founded Deep Time Liberation, an ancestral healing journey that explores the impact of ancestral legacy and intergenerational trauma on Black Americans. Devin is a board member for Insight World Aid and Barre Center for Buddhist Studies.
He relocated from the San Francisco Bay Area to Western Massachusetts and teaches nationally. Devin is the father of two daughters.