Gloria Gostnell, Ed.D

Gloria Gostnell is a retired professor from Lewis & Clark’s Graduate School of Education. Gostnell is a facilitator, educational consultant, co-founding member of the Dharma Diversity Leadership Council, member and former chair of the American Leadership Forum Class III and founder of Camp Odyssey (A multicultural camp for teenagers from throughout Oregon). Gostnell has written on the leadership of African American Women and has an ongoing interest in teaching the Dharma so that it is culturally accessible to all. A Community Dharma Leader who has practiced Vipassana meditation for 20 years, she leads a culturally diverse sitting group in Portland, Oregon.