Sangha

Roshi Sunyana Graef
Roshi Graef
Teacher and Spiritual Director

Roshi Graef has been the teacher of the Casa Zen since 1988. She visits from her home in Vermont six times a year. She is also the teacher of the Vermont Zen Center.

Carlos Murillo
Carlos Murillo
Group Leader

Carlos Murillo, a disciple of Roshi Graef, began Zen practice in 1974. Roshi Graef asked him to become the Group Leader of the Casa Zen in 1988. Carlos is a Lay Priest Novitiate.

Members of the Casa Zen come from all walks of life.

Here are some of the people you may meet taking care of the garden, cleaning the temple, answering the phone, greeting visitors, working on our newsletter, conducting workshops, arranging flowers and, in general, maintaining the Casa Zen from top to bottom, inside and out.

Roberto Camacho
LAY PRIEST
Rose Marie Ruiz
HOUSE RESIDENT
Margoth Vargas
HEAD COOK
Dora Gamboa
CEREMONY COORDINATOR
Gerardo Vargas
SENIOR MEMBER
Nieves Longueira
TICO ROBES & CUSHIONS
Gerardo Selva
TREASURER
Katia Rodriguez
NEWSLETTER EDITOR
Alejandra Aguilar
HOUSE RESIDENT
Alvaro Murillo
TEMPLE WORK COORDINATOR
Nelly Lopez
SENIOR MEMBER
Guillermo Monje
SENIOR MEMBER