Born after World War II, growing up in the Midwest area of the
United States, trained in Catholicism, this student of the Tao
started training under Master Mantak Chia in the early 1980s and
in the later 1980s became a Senior Instructor of the Universal
Tao (specializing in one-on-one training).
In the early 1990s, this Senior Instructor moved to Tao Garden,
Thailand and assisted Master Mantak Chia in building Tao Garden
Taoist Training Center.
For six years, this student of the Tao traveled to over 30 countries
teaching with Master Mantak Chia and serving as Marketing and
Construction Coordinator. Upon completion of Tao Garden in December
2000, this instructor became Project Manager (Winter time) for
the Universal Tao publications and products (coordinating the
completion of an additional 35 titles).
With the purchase of a mountain with four waterfalls in Southern
Oregon, USA (late 1990s) this practitioner is presently (Summer
time) completing a Taoist Mountain Sanctuary for personal cultivation,
Higher Level practices and ascension.
The author of "Living in the Tao", the book dedicated to the
people who don't know what to know about the unknown; the Taoist
poetry books "Angel's Heart", "Earth's Soul", "Mountain Stillness",
"Falling Water", "Forest Spirit" and "Fire
Burning" expressing the feeling, essence, stillness, purity,
spirit and fire within of the Tao; and co-creator of the Universal
Tao formula cards "Chi Cards" with Master Mantak Chia under the
pen name the "The Professor - Master of Nothingness" is planning
and working on an additional 18 Taoist prose and poetry books
completing this author's Taoist Series by 2010.