Other Sangha Leaders
Berry has been a Zen practitioner since 1992. In the mid 90’s he lived for a year at a Soto Zen monastery and afterwards practiced with Diane Rizzetto in Charlotte Joko Beck’s Ordinary Mind Zen School. He was fully ordained as a priest in the Clear Mind Zen school by John Shoji Sorensen. At Valley Streams he is a member of the Dōan-ryo, serves as Valley Streams’ webmaster and representative on the Sacramento Dharma Center Board. He is the host of the Simplicity Zen Podcast (https://simplicityzen.com/) and maintains the Science of Zen website (https://scienceofzen.org/).