The Refuge Recovery Board of Directors 
Noah Levine, Founder and President of the Refuge Recovery Board of Directors, and Jean Tuller, Executive Director, are pleased to announce the appointment of the newly revitalized Refuge Board. We had many talented applicants for our Board of Directors and the selection process was a very difficult one. This is a big, sprawling Board with representatives from across the US as well as Canada and the Netherlands. Our new Board brings a diversity of experience, skills and perspectives which mirrors the diversity of our sangha.

Joining Noah and Jean on the Board are the following individuals:

Brent Borreson- Knoxville, Tennessee
Daniel Fishburn- Asheville, North Carolina
Benjamin Flint- Brooklyn, New York
Krista Gilbert- San Diego, California
Bay Hagebeek- Nijmegen, Netherlands
Hillary Wilde- Eugene, Oregon
Erin Jensen- Calgary, Alberta
Chris Kavanaugh- Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Dave Larsen- Broomfield, Colorado
Rosy Ngo- Brooklyn, New York
Joseph Souhrada- Seattle, Washington
John Tydlaska- Portland, Oregon
Edward Welsh- Portland, Oregon
Donald Westervelt- Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Noah and Jean are deeply appreciative of the time and thoughtfulness taken by all the candidates in their applications and are looking forward to working with our new Board to grow Refuge. Please welcome our new Board!

New Meeting Starter Kit: One of the members of our community has built a new meeting starter kit, which you can purchase for $135.00; it includes books, a binder with everything you could want or imagine for starting a meeting, a lovely singing bowl used to begin and close meditations, and more. Contact Cassie at


I-tunes Podcast is live. **CLICK HERE**

Hello Refuge Recovery friends. These first series of guided meditations were recorded by Dave Smith and are offered here for you. There will be guided meditations, Dharma talks pertaining to refuge recovery, interviews and stories. Stay tuned….more to come!

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