Rosa has been practicing mindfulness in the Thich Nhat Hanh tradition since 1995. Currently living in Massachusetts, she co-founded the Mindfulness, Diversity, and Social Change Sangha in Oakland, CA in 1997. This sangha is still active today. Rosa’s professional background is in organization development, multicultural education, and clinical social work. Particularly drawn to working with groups, Rosa enjoys practicing and teaching Dynamic Facilitation, a deep listening approach for transforming conflict into creativity. She has also trained in Re-Evaluation Counseling, Focusing, NVC Mediation and Internal Family Systems Therapy. Website:www.