Nayaswami Hanuman has been a member of Ananda for over 40 years. During that time he has served along with his wife Mari as a minister and lightbearer, co-founding manager of Ananda Portland Community, directors of Ananda Portland Sanga. Hanuman and Mari co-founded of Ananda House at Laurelwood in, an adult living home for yogi’s on the spiritual path. Hanuman is a retired certified hospice and palliative care nurse and has many years experience working with people at end of life. He and his wife currently serve on the management team of Ananda Portland Community and are part of the Ananda Portland ministry at the Temple and teaching center.