Alejandro Chaoul, PhD, has been a student of Tibetan Buddhism since 1989 and has studied with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, and Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche, among others. He teaches for the Ligmincha Institute nationally and internationally. He is an assistant professor at MD Anderson Cancer Center's Integrative Medicine Program and an associate faculty member at the McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics.
Thia McKann is the owner of The Path of Tea. It is the only totally organic tea shop in Houston. Thia is also the only certified Tea Master in Texas. For the past three years she has been teaching people about the amazing benefits of tea for the body, mind, and spirit. She has a unique way of taking the sacred information from tea rituals around the world and making them fit in our modern busy lives.