Blue Heron Teachers (Seattle)

GWZC-website019Jeong Ji, SSN (Pure Wisdom) is the Buddhist name of Soen Sunim (Zen Master) Anita Feng. She began practicing in the lineage of Zen Master Seung Sahn in 1976. Since the 1990s, Anita has studied under the guidance of Zen Master Ji Bong. She received inka (permission to teach) from Ji Bong in 2008, and Dharma transmission from him in 2015. To date, she is his sole Dharma heir. Anita works as a ceramic artist, and is an accomplished poet and author. She has three children and lives with her husband in Issaquah, WA.




Eric Nord, JDPSN (Ji Do Poep Sa). Dharma Master Eric began practicing under the guidance of Zen Master Ji Bong in 1996, and received inka in 2008. He works as a graphic designer in Seattle, where he lives with his wife and two daughters.






Jeff Tipp, JDPSN was ordained as a monk in an order of Christian mystics in 1968. He entered the Dharma in 1973, and became a student of Zen Master Seung Sahn in 1978. Jeff received inka from Zen Master Ji Bong in 2006. A practicing psychotherapist, he has one son and lives with his wife in Sebastopol, CA.