Alexa Plum River Klein-Mayer (they/she) is a student in the White Plum Asanga, Plum Village, and Insight Meditation lineages. They received jukai from Jitsujo Gauthier in April 2022 at the Zen Center of Los Angeles.
Since graduating from Harvard Divinity School in May, they have begun training as a hospital chaplain, while continuing to serve as the resident at the Cambridge Insight Meditation Center.
Prior to their studies at HDS, Plum River worked in faith-based immigration justice organizing. They are deeply interested in relational ethics and practices to create healthier communities, and are grateful to be supporting this course.