Deborah Saint, Sensei, is a koan teacher with Pacific Zen Institute. Deb recently retired from a long, productive, and satisfying public service career, in which she worked with Indian tribes to resolve water resource issues in the Colorado River basin. She has two happy adult children. Deb began her practice with Desert Lotus Zen of the Pacific Zen Institute and led that sangha for ten years. She is interested in how koans work to open the heart, revealing kindness and compassion.
Deb Saint is currently on a medical leave of absence, but is staying connected with the PZI community.