Leadership

Manager/Publicist, Krin Van Tatenhove: Krin manages and advises Heiwa no Bushi, and is the co-author of The Six Medicines of BodhiChristo. Krin is a writer, photographer, Master Naturalist, and spiritual adventurer. He was a Presbyterian pastor for 32 years, serving churches in urban, suburban, and rural settings, always an advocate for ministries of justice. He has also been an organizer for Habitat of Humanity, a substance abuse counselor, a hospice chaplain, and Director of a nonprofit. His 40 years of professional writing experience have led to countless articles and over a dozen books, most of which can be downloaded by visiting krinvan.com. Krin holds a doctoral degree in ministry, his dissertation plumbing the meaning and power of spiritual gifts. He is married, has four children, and currently lives with his wife and special-needs adult son in San Antonio, Texas.

 

Media Producer, Roy Petersen: Born in New York City, Roy has traveled the world (OK, most of the world) making films, exploring spirituality, drawing aliens, cows, and parallel universes. He has slam danced a life-sized cutout of televangelist Pat Robertson and interviewed a wide assortment of mystics, gurus and yogis. Sample his work at Royzoner.