Founder and Head Teacher
Zentatsu Baker-roshi is Head Teacher and founder of the Dharma Sangha centers in the United States and Europe. He is the Dharma Heir of Shunryu Suzuki-roshi. Currently, Baker-roshi spends about half the year in Crestone and half the year in Europe. In 2013 he will be in residence at CMZC until May.
Abbot and Resident Teacher
Koyo Welch-roshi Crestone Mountain Zen Center’s Abbot and Baker-roshi’s Dharma Heir. He is available for practice instruction year-round. In addition, Koyo-roshi is a professional chef and has developed CMZC’s excellent vegetarian cuisine.
Zenki Christian Dillo is the Zendo Leader at Crestone Mountain Zen Center and a Resident Teacher. Zenki is available for practice instruction year-round. He teaches seminars in Crestone, Boulder and Crested Butte.