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Betsy leads the Insight Meditation Sitting Group at DAYA Foundation and has been involved with, and sat on, the boards of many non-profit organizations in Portland, including “The I Have A Dream” Foundation, Jewish Family and Child Services, Chamber Music Northwest, Oregon Jewish Community Foundation and Third Angle New Music.
A committed practitioner of Vipassana (Insight) meditation, Betsy has completed over 20 silent residential retreats ranging from 3 to 30 days and graduated from Spirit Rock Meditation Center’s 2 year Dedicated Practitioner Program.
Next year, she will apply to be trained at Spirit Rock's 2-year Community Dharma Leader Program, certifying her to teach and lead non-residential retreats. Her main meditation teachers are Andrea Fella and Alexis Santos.
Betsy graduated from Lewis and Clark College with a degree in music composition and received her Master of Music degree from the University of Michigan.
She has been a financial advisor in Portland for the past 32 years.