Kritee is a Zen teacher (Sensei), scientist, activist, dancer, and a certified permaculture designer. She taught the CEP workshop at Lama Foundation from 2016 to 2018. Academically, she was trained as an environmental microbiologist and biogeochemist at Rutgers and Princeton Universities and now works as a scientist with the global climate program of Environmental Defense Fund to link farmers with markets in ways that promote climate mitigation, support poverty alleviation, and strengthen adaptation to climate change. Spiritually, she directs Boundless in Motion, an environmentally and socially engaged Rinzai Zen meditation community in Boulder, Colorado, and is a co‐founder of Eco‐Dharma Sangha, a group of meditators from different traditions who want to bring the fruits of their spiritual practice to our ecological and socio-economic challenges. She places deep importance on the need for non-violent direct action (satyagraha), diversity and alignment of climate advocacy with social justice movements. For her writings and other offerings, please visit this website.