We are a collective of teachers and practitioners dedicated to the awakening of wisdom and compassion through the practice and study of the Buddha's teachings. We are committed to the deepening of individual practice and the growth of spiritual community.
Anna Douglas, PhD., is the guiding teacher of Insight Meditation Tucson. She is one of the founding teachers of Spirit Rock Meditation Center and a member of the teachers council. She has taught classes and retreats in the Insight Meditation tradition nation wide for 30 years. Her current work includes ongoing mentoring of students in the awakening process and removing psychological obstacles to spiritualization. She spends winters in Tucson.
Terry Magee has been practicing Insight Meditation since 1995, studying with Sayadaw U Tejaniya, Anna Douglas, Carol Wilson, and other Insight Meditation teachers. Since 2006, she has been teaching as a Community Dharma Leader under the mentorship of Anna Douglas. She has been especially interested in using mindfulness meditation for the management of physical pain for herself and others.
David Bornstein, MSW began meditating in 1997, and has sat dozens of silent retreats, mostly at Spirit Rock Meditation Center and Insight Meditation Society. He is currently mentored by Anna Douglas, and Howard Cohen. David graduated from Spirit Rock's Dedicated Practitioner's Program in 2016, and this May expects to receive his certification from the Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certification Program, created and led by Jack Kornfield and Tara Brach. David has dedicated his life to practicing and leading the Dharma. He lives in Tucson with his wife and young daughter.