Board of Directors

Board meetings are open and you are encouraged to attend. Board meetings are usually held at Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. except as noted. These meetings are a place to find out what’s happening and how ZCO functions.

“The affairs of the corporation shall be managed by the Board of Directors (the ‘Board’). All powers of the corporation shall be exercised by or under authority of the Board, in accordance with the provisions of these Bylaws, the Articles of Incorporation and applicable law.” – Bylaws of the Zen Community of Oregon

Members of the Board of Directors

Amy Kisei Costenbader, President
Darah Shonin Ashton, Treasurer
Kassie Koun Fisk, Secretary     

Jan Chozen Bays, Roshi, Director
Nan Kyoko Whitaker-Emrich, Director
Darah Shonin Ashton, Director
Laura Jomon Martin, Director
Jim Hornor, Director
Bill Dainen Kelley, Director

To contact individual Board members please email the Board Secretary.

2020 Board Meetings

March 29
April 12 (Annual Membership Meeting – postponed due to Covid-19)
May 31 at 2pm via Zoom
July 26 at 2pm via Zoom
September 13 (cancelled)
November 22 at 2pm via Zoom

Board meeting minutes