Bill Hart is the Chaplain for Laguna Honda Hospice and works with other hospitals in the Bay Area. His tradition is primarily Theravadan. He has been practicing since 1995 and has been leading a sitting group since 1998. He has been involved with the Spirit Rock Family program. He completed a year long residency in Clinical Pastoral Education at Sequoia Hospital (2005) and the Sati Buddhist Chaplaincy Program (2006). Gil Fronsdal is his teacher.