Studying traditional teachings and learning modern perspectives, Sharon Tashi has been teaching and leading meditation retreats, courses and classes since 2010. Sh.e offers an 8-week Mindful Living program, urban retreats, gives talks, and teaches with a Buddhist sangha in the Okanagan Valley of B.C. Sharon taught programs in Ontario before moving West and returns regularly to lead meditation retreats at the Dharma Centre of Canada. Sh.e holds a degree in Adult Education, a Career and Work Counselor diploma, and is a Certified Money Coach (CMC) ®. She completed professional training with Jon Kabat-Zinn of the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care and Society at Massachusetts Medical and is a graduate of the Inter-Professional Certificate program in Applied Mindfulness Meditation from the University of Toronto’s Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work with a specialty in the Mind at Work business stream. Sharon Tashi has received instruction from Meditation Masters such as Venerable Namgyal Rinpoche, Thich Nhat Hanh, 17th Karmapa, Sayadaw U Tila Wunta, Lama Sonam Gyatso, Lama Mark Webber and Dzogchen Masters Wangdor Rimpoche & Lama Lena (Yeshe Katyup) who authorized her to teach as Lama Tashi and whom sh.e continues to study with.