Board of Directors

Board meetings are open and members are encouraged to attend. Board meetings are held at via Zoom. These meetings are a place to find out what’s happening and how ZCO functions. Contact the board president for more information.

“The affairs of the corporation shall be managed by the Board of Directors (the ‘Board’). All powers of the corporation shall be exercised by or under authority of the Board, in accordance with the provisions of these Bylaws, the Articles of Incorporation and applicable law.” – Bylaws of the Zen Community of Oregon

Members of the Board of Directors

Nancy Kodo Conover, President
Darah Shonin Ashton, Treasurer
Brad Biddle, Secretary     

Jan Chozen Bays, Roshi, Director
Nan Kyoko Whitaker-Emrich, Director
Kassie Ko’Un Fisk, Director
Harrison Shokan Martin, Director
Maureen Myosho Milton, Director
Darah Shonin Ashton, Director
Adam Eisan Herr, Director

To contact individual Board members please email the Board Secretary.

2024 Board Meetings

February 4, 2024, 2:00pm at Great Vow + Zoom
April 7, 3:30pm at Heart of Wisdom + Zoom
May 5 – Annual Membership Meeting, 3:30pm at Heart of Wisdom
June 22 (board retreat) at Great Vow
September 8, 3:30pm at Heart of Wisdom + Zoom
November 24, 3:30pm at Heart of Wisdom + Zoom