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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 ZCO Board of Directors

Larry Fuho Trussell, President
Patrick Bansho Green, Treasurer
Heather Dorfman, Secretary

Jan Chozen Bays, Roshi, Director
Julie Grant-Weiss, Director
Doug Onkatsu Kagel, Director
Judy Seiko Stamp, Director
Darah Shonin Ashton, Director
Amy Kisei Costenbader, Director
Bill Dainen Kelley, Director

To contact individual Board members please email the Board Secretary.

ZCO Board meetings 2015

Board meetings are held from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Heart of Wisdom Zen Temple, Portland, unless otherwise noted.

January 1
March 29 Annual Meeting
July 26
September 13
November 15 at Great Vow Zen Monastery

Future dates are being scheduled. Please check the Calendar for updated information.

Board Minutes

Minutes of ZCO Board of Directors' meetings become public record once they have been approved, usually after the following Board meeting. Click on a date to view or download a PDF of that meeting's minutes.

March 29, 2015 Annual Meeting

January 18, 2015

October 12, 2014

July 6, 2014

April 20, 2014

March 2, 2014

January 5, 2014 Sangha Harmony Committee Report

January 5, 2014

October 13, 2013

August 4, 2013

If you would like to view minutes from other meetings not listed here, please contact the Board Secretary.