Nancy Kodo Conover

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Title Lay Teacher
Organization Zen Community of Oregon
Lineage White Plum


Nancy Kodo Conover began Zen Practice with the Zen Community of Oregon and Teachers Chozen and Hogen Bays in 2000. She took jukai from Zen Teacher Hogen Bays in 2003 and completed the Sanghakai program in 2009 and received the title of Dharma Holder in June 2013 and Sangha Transmission in Feb. 2015. She is currently Heart of Wisdom Temple Manager and leads the Tuesday night's Discussion and Meditation group. Kodo retired from a career as a vocational rehabilitation counselor and field services manager for the State of Oregon to help establish Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple. She is married and has lived in the Pacific Northwest her whole adult life.


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