Sergio Moreno has been a member of the Rime Buddhist Center and Institute of Tibetan Studies since 2011. Since then he has received teachings and empowerments from many Tibetan masters, including H.H. the 14th Dalai Lama. Sergio is currently the chair of our membership committee and leads the Rime Service Guild. Upon his retirement, Lama Chuck passed on the responsibility of facilitating the Basics of Buddhism course, which he has done for the past couple of years. Previously, Sergio has also facilitated the Ocean of Wisdom Book Club as well as the Lojong Mind Training class. Sergio’s academic background is in theology, ministry, and literature. He is currently in training as a Buddhist chaplain through Saint Luke’s Hospital’s Clinical Pastoral Education program.