Bonnie Duran, Dr P.H. is a graduate of the Insight Meditation Society/Spirit Rock Meditation Center Community Dharma Leader training program. Bonnie hosts and helps organize the People of Color and Allies Sangha in Seattle  and teaches long and short retreats at the Insight Meditation Society and Spirit Rock Meditation Center. Bonnie is also involved in Native American spiritual practices and traditions. Dr. Duran is an associate professor in the Schools of  Social Work and Public Health at the University of Washington, and the Director of the Center for Indigenous Health Research.