Genevieve Buehler has practiced at Spirit Rock for the last 10 years. She has participated in many short and long-term retreats and is a graduate of the Dedicated Practitioners’ Program. She has also volunteered in the past for Monday Night Class at Spirit Rock and currently is a volunteer for the Family Program. She just recently completed a year of volunteering at Spirit Rock as the Dharma Friends (previously called Kalyana Mitta) coordinator and had the opportunity to lead a daylong at Spirit Rock in this capacity. She also facilitates a sitting group in San Francisco and completed training in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction with Jon Kabat-Zinn. Genevieve has a degree in Nursing and in the Humanities and is a Hospice Nurse as well as a poet. She also has training in piano and enjoys composing improvisational pieces. Lastly, she's a new grandmother and considers this new role a very large part of her practice – happy, happy!