Kritee is a Zen teacher (Sensei), scientist, activist, dancer and a certified permaculture designer. She started teaching at Lama Foundation in 2016. Academically, she was trained as a 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 of 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.