Valerie Cusson M.Ed, has been practicing Insight Meditation since 2002. She completed Level I Community Facilitator Training with Noah Levine and JoAnna Hardy in 2012 and Level II Facilitator Training with JoAnna Hardy and Vinny Ferraro in 2016. She enjoys teaching with Insight Community of the Desert and the Buddhist Meditation Group at the University of Redlands, which she founded in March 2019. She knows, from the fruits of her own practice, that the dharma can be found in every moment and is grateful to be able to share her practice and experience with all who seek ease and connection as they walk the Eightfold Path. She is filled with gratitude for her husband, Tom, for supporting her as she learns and grows in the dharma.