Joy is a Certified Ananda Meditation teacher living in the Portland Ananda Community. She has led weekend meditation retreats and loves to support people in their search for inner growth.
Joy began her discovery of spiritual practice while a university student living in a Transcendental Meditation community. Following an inner call to move from the Midwest to California, she was introduced to the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda. She has been a meditator for over 25 years.